Product Management-Agriculture in Carpinteria, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/11/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $65000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    805-560-8658 x21305

Job Description

A Beautiful Family Owned Agriculture Nursery in Carpinteria is hiring now for a Product Manager. This is a Permanent Position with Medical Benefits!!! 

Must be Bilingual (English/Spanish) 

This manager will be in charge of overseeing the plants/products and successful team management. This position required physical general labor working with your team and also administrative responsibilities. You must be self-motivated, trustworthy and have a positive "team oriented" management style. 

This positions required a Monday-Friday scheduled of 10 hours each day (7am -5:30pm), and Saturdays from 7am to 11am. This is a salaried position offering $60k-$65k depending on experience. Benefits include Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Vacation pay, Sick pay and Holiday pay. 

Job Summary

Develop/Use knowledge of curing all plant material to deliver plant material in optimal state to the processing and bagging department. Once a tote has dried whole plants or dried product material inside it, it falls under the care of the Product Manager. This person must cure and care for the product, ensuring it is in a ‘safe state’ always. This person must work to develop the product in the bins so that it is in a ready state to be Munched or Machine Trimmed 5-6 days a week. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  1. Manage a team of 5-8 people
  2. Ensure dried product is in correct environment always
  3. Manage the temperature and humidity of all dry rooms
  4. Touch product, smell product, visually inspect product, measure humidity with humidity meter and make decisions based off knowledge gathered from this process
  5. Know what the outside humidity/temperature and forecasted humidity/temperature are, use this information when making decisions
  6. Keep product in a ‘safe state’ - using dehumidifiers and curing methods taught on-site, ensure every day that product is in its best possible condition to cure well
  7. Work cooperatively and communicate actively with Processing Supervisor & Finished Product QA
  8. Be a part of the team moving and inspecting bins 
  9. Manage and work with Bin Data Integrity employee


  1. Basic Computer Skills
  2. Bi-Lingual preferred 
  3. Ability to lift up to 35 pounds
  4. Willingness to work in an environment that has organic plant material that will get onto clothing or work attire 


  1. Cool temperatures, hot temperatures, dry air, humid air, noise from fans, dehumidifiers and carbon filters 
  2. Protective PPE required (face-mask, safety glasses, hair-net, lab coat) 

Please apply to this positing or reach out to me directly at; or call 805-979-3345 and ask for Ida 

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer