Farm Operations

Material Handler

South San Francisco, CA

At Plenty, we’re on a mission to give people in local communities everywhere access to the freshest, most amazing tasting produce possible. And to do so in a way that’s better for the planet.

The people and teams who make up Plenty are at the core of how we do that. We are an ag-tech company looking for a Post Harvest Assistant who is excited to bring innovation and reliability to indoor farming.   If you enjoy working in a fast-paced energetic environment, you've found the right place!

About Role

Reporting to the Post Harvest Manager, the Material Handler will be packing produce in a refrigerated environment, cleaning, sanitizing before and after, packaging and order fulfillment. 

What You'll Do

  • Assist in post-harvest packaging of a variety of produce harvested daily. 
  • Perform sanitation procedures following company guidelines (SSOPs)
  • Data entry (hand written and electronic)  
  • Work in cold environments (32 degrees) for extended periods of time
  • Pitch in and help other Farm Operations as needed
  • Requires working in a variety of physical conditions including standing for extended periods of time and lifting up to 40 pounds intermittently. 

What We're Looking For

  • Able to follow direction and take initiative to solve problems as they arise.
  • Enjoy working in an active environment with the majority of the day being spent on your feet.
  • Good communication and willingness to speak up if something doesn’t seem right
  • Have a love for produce with an eye for quality
  • Previous experience in food processing, restaurants or related field a plus 

About Plenty

Plenty is here to change the way people eat, making extraordinary flavor and nutrition more available in a way that's better for people and the planet. We build farms that can put craveable flavor first while delivering exceptional yields. And our produce is always pesticide-free and grown using less than 1% of the land and 5% of the water of outdoor farming.

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