New position managing the overall daily operations on a huge farm in the Fall River Valley in Northeastern California that produces 30,000 tons per year of orchard grass, timothy, and alfalfa for the racetrack and high-end hay market. Should have 5 or more years of actual hay management experience and 8 or more years of general farm management experience. Must be bilingual in Spanish and English. Direct and supervise a hay team of 15-20 people. Decision-making with hay curing and baling process; experience troubleshooting a wide variety of hay equipment including 3 string, small balers, and 3x4 big balers to communicate with on-staff service department; ability to prioritize, schedule and deploy appropriate machinery and hay team in multiple locations; comfortable with using and teaching others to use modern technology including the Green Star platforms, as well as Word and Excel; professional communication skills to interface with landlords, customers, and team members. Highly competitive salary depending on experience and referrals with retirement and housing available.
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