Career Opportunities

FARM EQUIPMENT MECHANIC - SEA MIST FARMS, CASTROVILLE, CA

The Farm Equipment Mechanic is responsible for maintaining and repairing farm equipment such as tractors, harvesters and pumps. This position will work in our Castroville office and report to the Tractor Shop Supervisor.

STAFF ACCOUNTANT - OCEAN MIST FARMS, CASTROVILLE, CA

The Staff Accountant is responsible for general ledger accountability, financial reports, and profit/loss analysis, as well as other projects as assigned. The Staff Accountant ensures all tasks are performed accurately and according to GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles).

 

QUALITY ASSURANCE INSPECTOR - OCEAN MIST FARMS, CASTROVILLE, CA

Under the general direction of the Quality Assurance Supervisor, this position will perform inspections on all commodities. Work schedule will be Monday – Saturday, with variable hours as needed to fulfill job responsibility; Sunday and holidays as required. Travel and seasonal relocation will be required to our remote facilities and surrounding areas. 

WATER TRUCK DRIVER - SEA MIST FARMS, CASTROVILLE, CA

 

The Water Truck Driver is responsible for filling the water truck daily and wetting the field roads to keep dust off our crops. Will be assigned to work outdoors in cold or hot climates and wet conditions. 

FOOD SAFETY PROCESSING (PCQI) LEAD - OCEAN MIST FARMS, CASTROVILLE, CA

The Food Safety Processing Lead is in the company’s headquarters in Castroville, California. The position reports to and supports the Food Safety Manager. This position is responsible for oversight of food safety and NOP standards in the processing plant for: Spinach, Brussels Sprouts, Broccoli, and Artichokes.

FOOD SAFETY SPECIALIST - OCEAN MIST FARMS, CASTROVILLE, CA

The Food Safety Specialist assists and works under the direction of the Food Safety Manager of Ocean Mist Farms. This position is responsible for supporting training, record keeping and on-going implementation of the food safety program in all regions of operations in California including the Salinas Valley, Huron, Santa Maria, Oxnard, Coachella Valley Imperial Valley, Yuma, AZ  

FOOD SAFETY MANAGER - OCEAN MIST FARMS, CASTROVILLE, CA

The Food Safety Manager is directly responsible for Ocean Mist Farms’ Food Safety and Organic programs. This position provides the technical expertise and management skills to administer the corporate strategy for: Good Agricultural Practices (GAP), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), NOP and other FSMA/EPA regulations that pertain to the farming, harvesting, cooling and transportation of our crops in Castroville and all satellite locations. In addition, supports the commodity managers and QA team with Field quality feedback.  The incumbent will Manage others, including and up to, hiring, training, mentoring, developing, providing employee feedback, disciplinary communication, and conducting annual performance evaluations.

CARTON YARD LOADER - OCEAN MIST FARMS, CASTROVILLE, CA

The Carton Yard Loader will work under general supervision and is responsible for loading and receiving supplies from field trucks and/or suppliers. In addition, they will scan and maintain inventory on their mounted computers (THORs) to ensure most up to date on-hand inventory.

VICE PRESIDENT OF PRODUCTION - OCEAN MIST FARMS, CASTROVILLE, CA

The Vice President of Production is responsible for successfully leading and coordinating all production activities of the operation in the geographic areas as assigned.  The VP of Production provides the leadership and vision necessary to ensure the company has the highest quality, highest yielding, cost-effective crops produced to meet customer demand and volume requirements.

LOADER (FORKLIFT OPERATOR) – OCEAN MIST FARMS, CASTROVILLE, CA

The Loader is responsible for loading and offloading cooled products. Candidates must have current or prior a minimum of 2 years of forklift experience and certification. Bilingual skills in English and Spanish are always highly desired.