Organic Blueberry Harvest Crew Manager

Website Sierra Cascade Blueberry Farm

Premium Heirloom Organic Blueberries

We are looking for energetic, independent individuals with excellent communication skills to help manage harvest on our certified organic blueberry farm during the 2021 harvest season (May-late July).  This is a seasonal full time paid position. We are one of the longest-operating certified organic blueberry farms in California and have an established customer base and market. Our farm is located in the foothills east of Chico, in Northern California.

We require a commitment of 7-8 weeks for the duration of the harvest season, and have limited work available prior to harvest start, as well as post-harvest.  This position involves managing the harvest crew, quality control and logistics, loading a 2 ton truck and offloading pallets (forklift and/or pallet jack). Typical work days are 5:30 am to late afternoon, 5-7 days a week for the harvest; weather conditions range from cool mornings to hot afternoons – ability to work outdoors in these conditions is a must.  Farm experience and Spanish language skills are helpful.  A valid driver’s license is required; no children or pets.

The farm is remotely located, with no public transportation available. On farm housing may be negotiated.

Send Cover Letter & Resume to: info@sierracascadeblueberries.com, or mail to: Sierra Cascade Farm, PO Box 613, Forest Ranch, CA 95942.

COVID-19: Farms and farm employees are considered “Essential” during COVID-19 because of the importance of keeping food in the nation’s supply chain. We will operate our harvest activities within the guidelines of COVID-19 precautions in order to protect our workers’ health and yours.

To apply for this job email your details to info@sierracascadeblueberries.com