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JOB DESCRIPTION


Position Title: Labor Manager
Department: Greenhouse Operations
Position Type: RFT
Reports To: General Manager
Pay: Salary
Location: Mona, Utah


Purpose/Objective: Coordinate all greenhouses labor and maximize labor efficiencies through the use of the piece rate program.

Operational responsibilities:
  • Greenhouse labor scheduling
  • Weekly reporting
  • Enforce quality standards for all crop work (except harvesting).
  • Manage weekly meetings
  • Coordination of material removal and dumping.
  • Determine staffing needs and find efficiencies.
  • Review and approve all work plans and adjustments
  • Set minimum hourly efficiency standards for all crop work.
  • Translate piece rate per hour to rows per day.
  • Schedule cleanup equipment requirements.
  • Inventory control of materials needed.
  • Maintain and adhere to all worksite safety, food safety, hygiene protocols and compliance standards.

Manager/Supervisor responsibilities:
  • Assist in establishing group objectives and priorities.
  • Ensure staff follow established policies and procedures while encouraging quality and continuous improvement.
  • Assist in the recruitment of operations employees – interviewing and selection.
  • Assist in new hire orientation and training and the ongoing training and development of the operations team.
  • Monitor and mentor staff while providing feedback.
  • Assist with production resourcing and scheduling (OT, Vacation, Absences. Etc.)
  • Assist in performance evaluation, promotion, and termination activities.

Skills/Knowledge:
  • Bilingual, English/Spanish
  • Experience with Priva
  • Labor Planning
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

Education:
  • High School Diploma

Working Environment:
  • Outside
  • Greenhouses

Core Competencies:
  • Decision Making
  • Communication
  • Teamwork
  • Reliability
  • Integrity
  • Planning and Organizing
  • Availability
  • Multi-task
  • Help with Critical Issues

About Houweling’s Group:
Houweling's Group, is a family owned, world-renowned greenhouse vegetable grower with farms in Camarillo, CA, Delta, BC and Mona, UT. As a leader and innovator in the state of the art, sustainable greenhouse farming industry, the company focuses on year-round, locally grown produce, as consumers continue to prove a desire and willingness to purchase local. In addition to greenhouse tomato and cucumber growing, the company operates a state of the art seedling propagation division and full-service logistics department, offering vertical integration from seed through to delivery at our customers.

To Apply: resumes@houwelings.com