Farm/ Production Manager
Paradise Organic Farms located in Chesterfield, NJ is searching for a highly motivated, educated farmer to fill the Farm/ Production Manager position for our USDA certified organic vegetable farm. The farm is 210 devoted predominantly to vegetable and floral production with small vineyard and display gardens. The candidate should possess at least 5+ years of experience in a farm management position, able to run a successful growing farm. Requirements include but are not limited to: good communication skills, extensive knowledge in organic vegetable production, organic certification licensing requirements, GAP awareness, wholesale growing and management, soil and nutrient management, crop rotation and succession planting, pest and weed management, experience in poultry farming is a plus, proficient in operating and working with farm equipment and strong mechanical skills, team player, willingness to learn, computer skills, financial and budget management, flexible, must be able to take direction as well as problem-solve independently, self –motivated, solid work ethic, willingness to contribute to labor and be hands-on leader in the fields. Full time, year-round position, starting salary 65k +. Interested candidates should contact 732-329-0999 or send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.