Mastronardi Products Grower Liaison Intern in Kingsville (Head Office), Ontario


Primary Function:

The Grower Liaison Intern will support the Procurement process in Canada at the farm level for Mastronardi produce. This individual is responsible for a wide variety of duties including but not limited to this job description.

Non Negotiable Traits:

To perform the job successfully, the incumbent’s behavior must be consistent with the five Non-Negotiable Traits expected of all Mastronardi Produce employees: Be passionate; have absolute integrity; be self-motivated and determined; be a team player and behave as a professional.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist Procurement personnel with purchase order, logistics, and estimate entries, grower calls, projection of products
  • Ensure grower estimates and purchase orders are accurately entered in a timely fashion
  • Set up Grower Quality Reports in order to track grading percent, projection and spec accuracy
  • Daily/Weekly reports communicating all pertinent information concerning production
  • Liaison farm information back to commodity planning, sales, and procurement management.
  • Attend weekly/monthly meetings for the procurement department
  • Support procurement team with additional duties and responsibilities as assigned throughout the placement

Position Requirements:

  • Currently in an accredited university/college undergraduate program. Previous experience in agriculture would be considered an asset
  • Strong Organizational Skills
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task and maintain attention to detail
  • Proficient in MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook)

Working Conditions:

  • Greenhouse and pack house conditions in Canada
  • Capable of lifting at least 25 lbs.
  • Position requires sitting, standing, walking and bending on a regular basis
  • Must have manual dexterity to perform computer skills

Posted: March 14, 2018