Food System Professional Employment Opportunities
NAFSN regularly searches for food systems–related job opportunities from a dozen green job sites as well as COMFOODJOBS email list. Please note that this list is for professional or managerial positions only that pay at least a LIVING WAGE in your locale. Farm apprenticeships and internships are not included. Other farm management positions are welcome.
Job Detail: Certification Specialist
MOSA Certified Organic is seeking a qualified individual to join our
certification team. We are a nonprofit organic certification agency rooted in
the Midwest with certified clients in over 20 U.S. states. We certify crops,
livestock, processors and handlers.
Primary responsibilities of the Certification Specialist position include
evaluating organic plan information and inputs to determine compliance with
the National Organic Standards, communication with organic operators about
certification requirements, and the performance of on-site organic
inspections. The ideal candidate will have a relevant college or university
degree, or equivalent training and experience, and knowledge of organic
systems and certification. Experience with food science or food processing and
handling is a plus.
We require excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong computer
skills, and the ability to do detail oriented work in a fast paced
environment. This is a full time salaried position with benefits. Salary is
highly competitive for a nonprofit organization and for the area. We offer a
friendly work environment, challenging work, open communication, and
commitment to a job well-done in a thriving small town with a strong
It takes approximately one year to be proficient this position. Please take
this into consideration before applying. For a complete job description and
application details visit http://mosaorganic.org/join-us
accepted through 8/23/2019.
About the job
|Date||13 August 2019|