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Farm Operation Supervisor

Job Id:  1699

Guanajuato, Distrito Federal, Mexico

Department:  R&D- MARKETING
Function:  Regulatory, Research and Development
Employee Type:  Permanent Full Time
Seniority Level:  Executive

About UPL

UPL is a leader in global food systems and with the acquisition of Arysta LifeScience, is now one of the top 5 agricultural solutions companies worldwide. With revenue of US$5 billion, UPL has presence in 130 countries. With market access to 90 percent of world’s food basket and focused on high-growth regions, UPL represents a compelling value proposition for growers, distributors, suppliers and innovation partners in a consolidating market. UPL offers an integrated portfolio of both patented and post-patent agricultural solutions for various arable and specialty crops, including biological, crop protection, seed treatment and post-harvest solutions covering the entire crop value chain.

Farm Operation Supervisor


Main Objective of the Role:

To provide logistical, engineering and agronomic supervision at the Station, in order to support research activities as directed by the Station manager or nominated Station coordinator in Abasolo Mexico that will be part of the ARDS Network around the Globe

Main Responsabilities:


1.Cost effectively supervise the day-to-day logistical operations of the Station, providing recommendations for the purchase of needed equipment and assisting in the hiring of needed farm operation assistants.
2.Accountable for the effective execution and coordination of all logistical, engineering and agronomic activities at the Station, under the direction of the Station manager. Supporting field teams as needed in order to ensure that high quality trials are implemented and maintained.
3.Search for and implement innovative technologies and ensure that state of the art research is implemented at the Station. Effectively manage the day- to- day activities of farm operation assistants, develop and train the staff by active transfer of expertise and know-how and ensuring that an excellent work environment is maintained.
4.Promote the Station as a Center of Excellence within UPL, maintaining good communication with the Station manager and Research teams.
5.Ensure that all activities at the site are compliant with corporate rules and that a safe working environment is maintained and all necessary EHS rules are established and followed.
6.Ensure safe and compliant use and storage of all chemical products by maintaining a zero tolerance for any contaminations at and around the site.
7.Excellent organization and computer skills (Excel, Word).



10 years of experience
Fluent english & spanish
Location:Abasolo-Guanajuato MX
Specialized in all categories
Strong knowledge in crops and teporalities
Expertise in field preparations, inaculations, sowing, transplanting and harvesting
MS Office
Safety skills when implementing a project
Data Management
Field Knowledge

We are one team, for maximum impact. One team with shared goals. We all play for the team and no-one plays against team. We have a laser-like focus on what our customers need and want, on anticipating their future needs and how we can create innovative solutions and experiences for them.