As the PCA Manager you are responsible for planning, directing, supervising, organizing and analyzing all technical and spray operations. You are also responsible for developing policy and directing and coordinating related activities.
Requirements: Required to have possession, or ability to qualify for Qualified Applicator License and California Pest Control Advisor License. Must have an understanding of citrus cultural programs and the ability to implement these programs, including irrigation, pruning, fertility, pest management, pesticide application, weed control, and soil amendments. Knowledge of similar programs in other tree crops a plus. Must have the ability to effectively communicate and comply with local, state, and federal regulatory agencies. Individual should also possess the ability to represent the company in industry-related boards and events. Must have the ability to manage large-scale (4,000+ acre) technical programs in multiple locations
Responsibilities & Duties: Oversight of Technical operations including, but not limited to, pest management, soil and plant nutrition and irrigation. Manage technical programs to meet goals and objectives of a diverse clientele. Create strategic plans to meet company long-term and short-term objectives. Develop and maintain a system that meets top management information needs. Develop budgets, financial forecasts, and evaluate farming costs. Oversee the analysis, maintenance, and communication of records required by law or local governing bodies, or other departments within the organization. Communicate and report vital information related to quality, production, inventory and financials to executive management team. Manage and understand reports related to financials, logistics, production and cultural activities. Other duties as assigned.