Full-Time

Crop Care Specialist

Posted on 6/3/2024

Plenty®

Plenty®

201-500 employees

Indoor vertical farming with automation and robotics

Food & Agriculture

Entry

Petersburg, VA, USA

Requirements
  • Experience in food production
  • Effective communication skills
  • Basic math skills
  • Ability to use scales and computers
  • Flexibility to work weekends and holidays
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Comfortable working in tight spaces
  • Practice safe work habits in a food-safe environment
  • Use personal protection equipment properly
  • Commitment to safety guidelines
  • Ability to work in cold environments
  • Bilingual in Spanish and English (a plus)
  • Compliance with food safety regulations
  • Must be 18 years or older
Responsibilities
  • Hand-pick and inspect strawberries
  • Prune and cut plants
  • Pack strawberries into containers
  • Operate scale and metal detector
  • Transplant and install strawberry plants
  • Visual examination of product for harvesting
  • Operate a scissor lift
  • Handle product with hands and arms
  • Follow food safety and safety procedures
  • Assist with clean-up
  • Other duties as assigned

Plenty revolutionizes agriculture with indoor vertical farms that grow fresh, flavorful, pesticide-free greens using automation, robotics, and plant science to ensure year-round, locally grown produce while reducing water and land usage compared to conventional farms.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$961M

Headquarters

South San Francisco, California

Founded

2013

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-13%

1 year growth

-16%

2 year growth

-4%