First-Line Supervisors of Agricultural Crop & Horticultural Workers
Also called: Farm Manager, Grower, Farm Owner Operator, Field Operations Farm Manager
What they do:Directly supervise and coordinate activities of agricultural crop or horticultural workers.
On the job, you would:
- Inspect crops, fields, or plant stock to determine conditions and need for cultivating, spraying, weeding, or harvesting.
- Assign duties, such as cultivation, irrigation, or harvesting of crops or plants, product packaging or grading, or equipment maintenance.
- Observe workers to detect inefficient or unsafe work procedures or to identify problems, initiating corrective action as necessary.
Manufactured or Agricultural Goods
Arts and Humanities
People and Technology Systems
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Office suite software
Word processing software
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