Career Opportunities

TEMPORARY FOOD SAFETY SUPPORT - OCEAN MIST FARMS, CASTROVILLE, CA

The position reports to and supports the Food Safety Director. This position is responsible for saving customer requests, forwarding requests to sales, and completing customer questionnaires.

CARTON YARD LOADER - OCEAN MIST FARMS, COACHELLA, CA

The Carton Yard Loader will work under general supervision and is responsible for loading and receiving supplies from field trucks and vendors. Also maintains inventory with hand-held personal device assistants (PDA’s).

QUALITY ASSURANCE INSPECTOR - OCEAN MIST FARMS, CASTROVILLE, CA

This position is located in Castroville, California and reports directly to the Food Safety & Quality Assurance Manager under general supervision. The Quality Assurance Inspector 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.

HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGER - VALLEY PRIDE, SALINAS, CA

Reporting to the General Manager, the Human Resources Manager serves as a proactive business partner to the management team.  This position is responsible for managing the planning, further development, implementation and administration of employment policies and human resources activities of Valley Pride, Inc.  The Human Resources Manager leads and makes recommendations on all labor and employee relation activities: benefits, training and development, recruitment, onboarding, leaves of absences, strategic planning, and ensures compliance with all federal and state laws.    

MAINTENANCE FLEET MANAGER - VALLEY PRIDE, SALINAS, CA

The Maintenance Fleet Manager leads a team of mechanics and truck drivers and is responsible for coordinating maintenance for all on- and off-road equipment and yard facilities for Valley Pride and JTD Leasing companies, in conjunction with our on-road maintenance affiliate. In addition to optimizing efficiencies and managing the team to achieve targeted results, the Fleet Maintenance Manager ensures compliance with all federal and state agencies, adherence to safety rules and practices at all times, and timely deliveries to all customers and minimizing downtime in field operations.

Additionally, the Fleet Maintenance Manager is responsible for leading Valley Pride’s Fleet Management and Logistics program including all coordination, planning, and dispatching

FOOD SAFETY SUPERVISOR - VALLEY PRIDE, SALINAS, CA

The Food Safety Supervisor works under the direction of the Field Operations Manager.  This position is responsible for designing, developing and leading the implementation of the systems for measuring and managing conformity to Agricultural Practices (GAP), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement (LGMA), National Organic Program (NOP), Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA)/EPA and other established regulatory, industry and proprietary standards in all regions of the company’s operations including the Salinas Valley, Huron, Coachella and Yuma Arizona.

* Travel and seasonal relocation to areas such as Castroville, CA; Coachella, CA; Huron, CA and Yuma, Arizona is required. 

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.