Become part of Hawaii’s conservation story

Pono Pacific is an equal opportunity employer that seeks individuals who are team players, community minded, and possess a desire to make a positive impact. At Pono Pacific we strive to nurture a culture of hard workers with positive attitudes and strong moral character. The Farm Manager will act as a representative of Pono Pacific, with a primary focus of managing the operations at a diversified agricultural operation on the North Shore of Oahu. A Farm Manager will act in the best interest of the company, in the best interest of the employees, and act in a fair, safe, effective, and legal manner.

The Farm Manager will work directly under the direction of Pono’s Vice President. The Farm Manager’s responsibilities will include management of a diversified agricultural operation including sustainable farming, renewable energy resources and visitor experiences, managing employees, tenant farmer management and coordination of parties who access the site. He/She should possess a high degree of organization, professionalism, leadership, communication, and organizational skills.


Specific Position Goals/Expectations:

  • Directs and coordinates worker activities, such as irrigation, chemical application, grading, payroll, and recordkeeping.
  • Ensure that the crew has the tools/equipment it needs to meet project milestones, and that all equipment is functioning properly.
  • Create project schedules that include materials estimates and manpower to be submitted to management.
  • Assist in documenting project phases and creating summary reports for company management.
  • Work with field personnel to handle project issues as they arise.
  • Contracts with farmers or independent owners for raising of crops or for management of crop production.
  • Coordinates growing activities among tenant plots based on a predetermined distribution plan.
  • Confers with purchasers and arranges for sale of crops.
  • Analyzes soil to determine type and quantity of fertilizer required for maximum production.
  • Inspects fields to determine maturity dates of crops or to estimate potential crop damage from weather.
  • Hires, discharges, transfers, and promotes workers, enforces safety regulations, and interprets policies.
  • Assists the Vice President additionally as needed.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture or related field preferred.
  • Proven work experience as a Farm Manager or similar role.
  • 6+ years of experience.
  • Demonstrated logistical and tactical experience.
  • Strong team player.
  • Proficiency with MS Office suite.
  • Time management skills.


Starting Pay: Commensurate on education and experience


  • Health care with dental, drug, and vision
  • Vacation, sick, jury, and bereavement pay
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Training and development opportunities


For more information about Pono Pacific Land Management LLC and this opportunity please visit our website at, contact us at 8086817686 or via email at

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