Job Code: 
2509
Intro
Number of Vacancies: 
1
Job Posting Length: 
Four weeks
Availability: 
Canadian Workers or Permanent Residents
Business Operation: 
Fruit Tree Operation
Occupation: 
Farm Manager
Employment Terms: 
Permanent (year round)
City: 
Pitt Meadows
Provincial Area: 
British Columbia
Marketed to: 
Male or Female
Retired persons
Indigenous people
Persons with disabilities
Employer
Employer Info: 

Golden Eagle Farm

Wage and Benefits
Wage Rate: 
Negotiable
Wage Info: 
Dependent on Experience
Worker Accommodation: 
Accommodation Available
Experience and Education
Driver's License (required): 
5
Education: 
Training Programs or Work Experience
Job Experience: 
See Experience needed in description
Job Duties
Crop harvest: 
Small Fruit
Duties: 

Located in Pitt Meadows at the foot of the beautiful Thompson and Cascade Mountains, Golden Eagle Farm is one of the largest Blueberry and Cranberry growers in North America. Its products reach domestic and international markets while maintaining the highest standards within the industry. Golden Eagle Farm is part of the Golden Eagle Group, which operates a variety of recreational and agricultural businesses within the Greater Vancouver Area and Washington State.

An incredibly opportunity exists to drive the strategic business and operational activities of a major player in the blueberry and cranberry farming sector. Reporting directly to the ownership of Golden Eagle Group, the General Manager will be responsible for both the strategic business and the operational plans of the farm and processing plant, and lead the drive for unquestioned quality control throughout its operations. As an added bonus, the opportunity includes a single family residence on site.

Job Description: 

Bringing knowledge of the agricultural industry and its emerging issues, along with a sharp focus on innovative techniques and obtaining value for every dollar invested, the General Manager will possess not only the necessary technical skills and business acumen to grow the business, but also a proven record of success in managing a commercial farming operation through the use of best practices. With full P&L responsibilities, this role requires a proven leader who is known for employing a unifying management style and utilizing strong active listening abilities and adaptive executive leadership techniques to get the most out of a committed group of employees. 

As the ideal candidate, you have a combination of technical and practical competencies, and proven strategic planning, financial, and operations management experience, ideally obtained through managing farm operations. Your track record consists of translating broader company issues into actionable operating results and you possess a history of implementing successful process improvement concepts in an agricultural or related business. Additionally, you will be known and respected as an individual who leads by example and whose successes are attributed to insightful vision, careful planning, and skillful execution.

Housing option can be discussed during screening. 

How to apply: 

If you are ready to step-up to an amazing career opportunity, working with a premier agricultural company in a geographically spectacular part of the world, and feel your strong business success qualifies you for the position of General Manager, please send a cover letter and resume in confidence to Shelina Esmail or Matthew Bell.  APPLY NOW

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