Farm Manager job Bakersfield California
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Farm Manager Job

Employer Name: SpiderID: 9010666
Location: Bakersfield, California Date Posted: 10/7/2019
Wage: $150,000 Category: Farming/Ranching/Agriculture
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Job Description:
Job Description: The farm manager will develop [5,000-7,000] acres of almond orchard assets in the Alqueva region of Portugal near Evora. Approximately [ ] acres have been planted to date and an additional [ ] acres are already leased/purchased for development. The farm manager will be responsible for all growing operations and tree nutrition and management. He or she will have access to an existing network of third-party service providers, including a related-party farm services contractor that has performed land preparation and irrigation system design/installation. The manager will be expected to train sufficient staff to expertly manage high-quality growing operations and provide timely input into growing budgets. He/she will also be expected to comply with appropriate accounting controls and work proactively with accounting staff to monitor and approve expenses. The farm manager will also assist in evaluating additional properties.

The farm manager will be reporting directly into a Wasco-based asset manager which manages more than 11,000 almond and table grape acres in California. The position will report to its head of almond growing operations. A key component of the position will be the ability to communicate proactively with a California-based management team, the local Portuguese partner, and institutional investors. The farm manager will be expected to utilize technology

Self-starter with a strong work ethic.
Ability to think and work independently and critically.
Ability to work with a variety of personalities.
Must be proactive in communicating with both internal and
Able to read and analyze soil and leaf analysis.
In-depth knowledge of soil and tree nutrition.
Tree management pruning, tying, other cultural practices.
Able to work independently, but communicate electronically with a supervisor in California (utilizing technology).
Ability to talk to investors and write professionally, when necessary.
Able to handle a lot of responsibility, with appropriate support.
Very organized and experience in training, making schedules for water, work, etc.

Job Requirements:
Experience: 10+ years almond orchard management from development up to mature.
Language: Portuguese or Spanish language skills.
Education: Bachelor's degree in plant science, Ag business or related.

Job Criteria:
Start Date:
Position Type: Full-Time Permanent
Years of Experience Required: 10 or more
Education Required: Bachelors
Overnight Travel:
Vacation Time:

Company Profile:
We now have over fifty plus years of recruiting for the Food and Agriculture Industries ($50k - $250k), in administrative, sales, accounting, operations, engineering, agriculture, and research & development. We have the most extensive network of contacts both nationally and internationally covering these fields in the industry.

Contact Information:
Contact Name: Bruno Lozano Company Type: Recruiter
Company: Pat M. Di Furia & Associates Phone: 559-222-5426
Street: 790 W. Shaw Ave., Suite 310 Fax: 559-222-1973
City: Fresno
State: California
Zip: 93704
Web Site:

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