Vertical Farm Operator (Full-Time) (Ripon)

Ernessi Farms

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111 E. Fond du Lac Street

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compensation: Hourly, Negotiable
employment type: full-time
job title: Vertical Farm Operator
Now Hiring: Vertical Farm Operator (Full-Time)

About Us:
We are a leading Wisconsin-based indoor hydroponic farm dedicated to providing fresh, high-quality produce to grocery stores and restaurants throughout the Midwest. Our innovative approach to agriculture allows us to grow a variety of crops year-round, ensuring our customers receive the freshest products possible.

Position Overview:
We are seeking a dedicated and motivated individual to join our team as a Vertical Farm Operator. The ideal candidate will have a passion for sustainable agriculture and be eager to learn and grow within our organization. This role involves hands-on work with various products, including herbs, microgreens, and mushrooms, and requires attention to detail and a commitment to maintaining high standards of cleanliness and safety.

Key Responsibilities:
- Assist in the growth of fresh herbs, microgreens, mushrooms, and other crops.
- Perform seeding, transplanting, and harvesting of herbs and microgreens.
- Care for seedlings in the plant nursery.
- Water plants using both automated and hand watering systems.
- Prepare growth media, inoculate, transplant, and harvest mushrooms.
- Package and deliver products to customers.
- Clean and sanitize equipment, tools, materials, and fruiting rooms used in production.
- Maintain a clean and safe work environment in accordance with the Food Safety Modernization Act.
- Work independently and efficiently in a fast-paced work environment.
- Perform other related or assigned tasks.

- Prior experience in agriculture, horticulture, or a related field is preferred but not required.
- Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
- Good physical stamina and ability to perform complex tasks.
- Commitment to maintaining high standards of cleanliness and safety.
- Valid driver’s license and with a good driving record.

- Competitive pay
- 40 hours of paid time off each year
- Opportunities for professional development and growth
- Friendly and supportive work environment

How to Apply:
Interested candidates can apply by visiting our website at www.ernessifarms.com/careers and filling out our online application.

By joining our team, you will play a crucial role in bringing fresh, locally grown produce to our community. If you are passionate about sustainable agriculture and eager to contribute to our mission, we encourage you to apply! Ernessi Farms is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
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