Run a variety of process equipment. Ensure compliance with Quality Plan Work Instructions and Quality Plan requirements. Collect and record data for continuous improvement projects and production records. Support preventative maintenance (PM) and other general repair efforts. Assist with warehousing activities including forklift operation. Use automation and computerized systems to perform work tasks (computers, iPads, etc). Perform field management activities such as scouting, field maintenance, logistical planning and maintain relationships with external partners (growers, contractors, etc). Assist with harvest activities such as preparation, seed sampling, truck unloading, and other relevant processes (depending upon crop) as well as leading work areas. Various other duties as assigned.
You are willing and able to do the following with or without reasonable accommodation: Climb and/or work in elevated areas, Stand and sit for extended periods, Work both outdoors and indoors in hot, cold, wet and dry conditions, Lift up to 50 lbs, and perform work that involves repetitive motion and/or repetitive lifting. You are able to work independently as well as in a team environment. You are comfortable with technology (computers, iPads, etc), have good computer skills and are experienced with Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word. You have good written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills. You have high attention to detail can multitask, maintain an organized workplace and have excellent problem-solving skills. You value health and safety! You will always work safely and follow all safety policies and procedures to ensure you and your colleagues go home safely every day. You are proactive, communicate concerns, and are accepting of change. You are legally able to work in the United States. No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card) process. You have a valid US driver’s license so you are able to drive a company vehicle to field locations when needed. You have one year of education/experience in operations, manufacturing, agriculture, warehousing. You have your High School Diploma/GED OR are willing and able to obtain your GED within a specified time frame of hire as a condition of employment. You are willing/able to work a rotating shift and overtime hours including weekend work as needed during seasonal peaks to support production demand.