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About Plenty

Plenty is on a mission to make fresh, pesticide-free fruits and vegetables more accessible to everyone.  Our cutting-edge indoor, vertical farms produce extraordinary yields using a fraction of the land and water outdoor farms need.  Nutrient-rich, mouth-watering and locally grown, our crops help people, communities and our planet to be healthier and more resilient.

The people and teams who make up Plenty are at the core of how we do this.  We are a collaborative and innovative bunch.  We are passionate about our contributions to Plenty, the communities around us and our planet, but never take ourselves too seriously.  We’re down to Earth, we grow together, and we always find a way.  Most importantly, we’re here to improve the lives of plants, people and our planet.  

About the role

Plenty is looking for a Supervisor, Sanitation to join our Farm Operations team.  The Farm Operations team ensures that our customers get the freshest and cleanest produce.  In this role, you will manage a team that works 24/7 ensuring that our plants are growing in the cleanest and safest of environments.

What you'll do

  • Supervise and manage effectiveness of sanitation shift personnel, maintaining established levels of cleanliness and sanitation for plant; i.e., GMP, Safety, and other plant policies
  • Assist in training of sanitation team leaders
  • Evaluate, plan and implement operational programs dealing with plant sanitation
  • Maintain and manage inventory of sanitation supplies, sanitation budget compliance, and labor tracking
  • Demonstrate results of sanitation programs; document cleaning schedules and procedures
  • Support management staff during plant sanitation audits.
  • Follow all Food Safety Requirements and GMPs as applicable to position
  • Support Safe Quality Food (SQF) policies and procedures
  • Support Corporate Sanitation with all new initiatives and program enhancements
  • Support special projects and other duties as assigned

What you’ll bring to the table

  • Knowledge of HACCP, GMPs, CIP, and other various sanitation methods
  • Strong supervisory skills with experience supporting and motivating a team
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Solid computer skills including Excel, Access or MP2 (preventive maintenance) fundamental knowledge
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Must have the ability to make decisions, maintain regular and acceptable attendance, follow directions, understand and follow posted work rules/procedures and to accept constructive criticism

Type of role


What we can offer 


  • Compensation; we’ll pay you a competitive salary, give you a stake in the company via equity and contribute toward your 401K 
  • Health & well-being; we’ll invest in your physical and mental well-being with comprehensive medical, dental, & vision benefits, in-office gyms, and an Employee Assistance Program to help with mental health, financial & legal matters 
  • Food; in-office lunches, snacks and access to our leafy greens & new produce in development — are you up for a side gig as a taste tester?
  • Grow together; learning & development opportunities including unlimited access to our Upstart University platform, LinkedIn Learning, lunch & learns, training certifications, and more
  • Equipment; we’ll provide you with the equipment you need to be successful, including $75/month toward your phone bill and $250 every 2 years to upgrade your phone
  • Paid time off; we know you’ll do your best if you’re taking time to recharge, so we don’t cap the amount of days you can take off per year in addition to the paid holidays we observe
  • Parental leave; 12 weeks off for all new parents – fully paid so you can focus your energy on your newest addition 


Food safety requirements

  • Comply with all Plant, State and Federal OSHA, EPA, FDA, HACCP, and SQF regulations
  • All employees must show proof of COVID vaccination before starting work, other than in limited circumstances where the law requires an exception
  • Comply with GMP/GAPS in the Facility
  • Conduct monitoring activities to assure finished product complies with food safety and quality specifications
  • Assist in the maintenance of Food Safety and Quality system
  • Comply with GMP/GAPS in the Facility
  • Conduct monitoring activities to assure finished product comply with food safety and quality specifications
  • Assist in the maintenance of Food Safety and Quality system



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  • Company Address 570 Eccles Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080, USA
  • City South San Francisco
  • Location California
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