Texas – Cooper Farms hiring Farm Manger

Fairfield, Texas

Farm Manager

Farm Description:
Cooper Farms is a 300 acre peach farm that is located in Fairfield Texas. Cooper Farms Supplies HEB and other grocery store with fresh produce. We grow plums, figs, nectarines, donut peaches and white peaches as well. Cooper Farms also grows some vegetables to supply its retail store. Cooper Farms sells roughly half of its crop wholesale and the other half retail through its country store and roadside trucks. Cooper Farms is family owned and operated.

Position Duration:
Full Time- Year around-Permeant position

Responsibilities:
The Farm Manger will work closely with the crew to plant, thin, harvest, and prune throughout the year. Cooper Farms is looking for a fast paced highly motivated individual who can keep productivity high. The right candidate should be easy going, passionate, work well alone and with a group. Candidates must be able to safely lift and carry 50 lbs., have a valid driver’s license, and the ability and interest to work long hours outside in any type of weather. Candidates should be able to drive and operate a tractor and will need to have an agricultural background. The candidate will need to be able to problem solve and look for ways to be more efficient.

Compensation:

Salary will start out at $50,000 per year and after a 3 month probationary period to determine if the candidate is the right fit for Cooper Farms then the Farm Manager salary will be increased to $60,000 per year.  Continued increase over time is possible. Possible living quarters may be available.

Please email a resume and an explanation of why you would be a good fit for Cooper Farms.

Contact
Brady Johnson
903-3908543
brady.johnson1@yahoo.com

 

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