1+ months
2018-05-312018-09-02

Research Farm Manager

Rhinelander, WI 54501
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Job Description

  • Manage the Rhinelander Research Farm Operations. Providing the farm and research teams with leadership in the planning and execution of day to day operations
  • Implementation at Rhinelander of the latest best practices solutions for seed and commercial production, including harvesting, transportation and storage of chipping potatoes and oats
  • Responsible for the certified breeder seed program
  • Provide leadership with the planning, development and conducting of research programs for potato variety development
  • Responsible for the Repair and Maintenance of all the assets at the Rhinelander facility
  • Ownership of at least four site safety programs, as part of an OSHA VPP safety leadership program.
  • Potential leadership of environmental health and safety program for the site
  • Support PepsiCo Global Variety Development and Best Practices Programs

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Recommended - BS Degree in Agronomy & Plant Science / Production Agriculture / Ag. Business / Horticulture or other related fields
  • Eight or more years experience with agricultural farm operations management, field extension, field operations, and/or research and development operations management
  • Thorough knowledge of potato crop production with demonstrated success in the application of new technology and farm operations management
  • Experience with and demonstrated knowledge of electronic data acquisition, instrumentation, and control systems used in production agricultural and storage management
  • Proficient with computer software applications for word processing and spreadsheet analysis. Facilitation and project management experience
  • Self-starter with strong drive for results, self-motivated, team leader
  • Effective presentation skills and solid oral and written communications

Relocation Eligible: Not Eligible for Relocation
Job Type: Regular

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity

If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the available EEO is the Law & EEO is the Law Supplement documents. View PepsiCo EEO Policy

Please view our Pay Transparency Statement","city":"Rhinelander","state":"Wisconsin","country":"United States","country_code":"US",

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