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Agricultural and Technical Team Leader

Fusion Farms

Mayaguez, PR

$23.00 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+17872204505
Email address to Apply:
info@fusionfarms.ag

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
1
Job Duties:
Primary responsibilities will include: Operational management for our vertical farm and hurricane-protected agriculture project using hydroponics, aquaponics, and soil-based growing methods. Aiding our organization our farm development plans, crop selection. Aiding our organization with farm operations from seed to harvest. Aiding our organization in the development of post-harvest operations. Help us build our database of indoor vertical agriculture models, assit volunteers (university interns), among other related tasks inherent to the position. See Attachment Job Post.
Job Classification:
11-9013.00 - Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers

The job/industry classification and description includes general information on the position from ONET/OES and the North American Industry Classification System. Please review Job Duties and Job Order for more information.

Job Requirements

Experience Required:
Yes
Months of Experience Required:
3
Special Requirements:
Preferred: Well-versed in HVAC, Electrical and Plumbing systems. Familiarity with Food Safety as evidenced by the Produce Safety Alliance administered in compliance with the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). Experience working in horticulture, food production or agronomy research. Knowledge of plant growing, disease prevention, and pest remediation, and IPM principles. A demonstrated knowledge and experience with operating controlled environment agriculture systems. Excellent project management skills. Strong analytical thinking, problem-solving skills and an aptitude for detail. Excellent communication and presentation skills.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Trade Name/Doing Business As:
Fusion Farms
Company Name:
Fusion Properties Management Group Inc.
Location:
Mayaguez, PR 00682
Telephone Number:
+17872204505

Worksite

Address:
2025 Calle Jaime Rodriguez, Mayaguez, PR 00682

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-21309-689328
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
12/7/2021

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