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Harvest Supervisor

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Coldstream, BC
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Full Time
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Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing

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Coldstream, British -Columbia, Canada

Vegpro International Inc.  is a Canadian leader for the innovation of its agricultural production of baby leaves, salad and vegetable, supplying customers in North America all year long under a well-known label, Fresh Attitude.  Our pre-washed and ready-to-eat packaged  salads are available in all major grocery chains in Canada with a strong a rapidly growing presence in the US.

We have purchased approximately 700 acres of land in Coldstream and we will build a produce packing plant of 70,000 square foot state. We intend to begin operations in BC starting in the spring/early summer of 2018.  We have several jobs positions to fill!

We are a dynamic, innovative organization operating state of the art facilities across the country with expertise in both growing and packing conventional and organic produce. Our approach to customer service is defined in terms of exceptional business partnerships. The company has nearly 1,000 employees in Canada and in United-States and is a continuously growing company with a head office located in Quebec.  The company has doubled the size of its business over the past five years with an ambitious strategy and growth plan, aims to generate double digit growth annually.  The company’s strategy is to replicate its business model in the Northeast by expanding in British Columbia. An entry into the Western Canadian market will provide an opportunity to offer national coverage to our customers with products that meet strong local trends and responding to our customers demand for healthy, organic convenient  and better for you diet.

To respond to strong growth opportunities in the West, the company is seeking for a full time harvest supervisor. 

Job Description

Under the supervision of the production coordinator, the supervisor plans, organizes, coordinates and directs harvesting and weeding operations according to established standards in order to minimize unnecessary movement and meet harvesting deadlines. You will have to perform sound management of the material / equipment needed for the harvest. You will have to complete and / or verify the necessary reports for your department.


Main Responsibilities

  • Plan, organize, coordinate and direct harvesting and weeding operations;
  • Ensure the management of the infrastructure and equipment park of his department and see the development of harvesting practices according to efficiency and quality objectives;
  • Manage employees under his supervision (team leader and farm workers);
  • Respect and ensure compliance with OHS and GAP policies and procedures for food safety;
  • Perform any other related tasks.


Qualifications and Requirements

  • High School Vocational Studies in horticultural production and environmental technology, farm management and operation or other relevant training. A lack of a degree can be compensated by sufficient experience.
  • Experience of three (3) to five (5) years relevant in a similar position, ideally in market gardening;
  • Relevant experience in personnel management;
  • Proficiency in oral and written English;
  • Intermediate knowledge of Word, Excel and Outlook;
  • Ability to work long hours;
  • Mobilizing and decision-making leadership;
  • Global vision;
  • Sense of organization and priority management;
  • Ability to work under pressure;
  • Easy to communicate with employees;
  • Problem solving ability.


*** Please send your resume to [email protected]

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Vegpro International is committed to employment equity and diversity. The masculine gender is used for the purpose of lightening the text.

We thank you for your interest in the position and the company. Please note that all requests are evaluated. However, only candidates selected for this job offer will be contacted.





Posted: March 7, 2018
Closes:May 6, 2018