Lead, Sanitation

  • Full-time

Company Description

Wonderful Citrus is America's largest integrated grower, shipper and packer of fresh citrus, including clementine/mandarin, navel and Valencia oranges; lemons; limes; grapefruits; and other citrus varieties. Wonderful Citrus owns, cultivates and harvests more than 58,000 acres of fresh citrus and ships around the world each year to ensure a year-round supply. Our citrus can be found in all channels of distribution, with our consumer brands most visible in the produce department of grocery stores across America under the flagship consumer brands of Wonderful Halos mandarins and Wonderful Sweet Scarletts Texas Red grapefruit.

Job Description


Directs and controls the work process under his / her supervisor’s instructions. Informs employees of production schedules and goals. Trains new employees. Interprets company policies and procedures to employees, works with employees to resolve job problems. Holds employees accountable for work performance. Organizes work site, delegates assignments, responsible for executing pre-determined employees schedules, and notifying them of their start and quit time.  Evaluates employees’ performance.  Makes corrections and follows up to see that instructions have been carried out. Recommends disciplinary action or termination.  Keeps supervisor informed of job progress. Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in their work process. Listen to and work with employee grievances. Enforces and instructs on safety rules and regulations.  Responsible for the sanitation of Citrus Plant.

Here's what you'll do:

  • Maintain production and quality standards.
  • Maintains area in a clean, safe and efficient manner at all times.
  • Maintains and enforces all safety standards and regulations.
  • Carries out company personnel policies and procedures in a fair and uniform manner.
  • Keeps Supervisor informed of all activities.
  • Holds employees accountable


Here's what you'll bring to the table:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge and skill and ability required.

  • COVID vaccination will be required for this position unless candidate has a legally valid exemption.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Basic math skills.
  • Ability to read, write and comprehend English. Ability to effectively present information. Bilingual preferred.
  • Able to work any shift.
  • Able to lift 50 lbs.         
  • Familiarity with chemicals used in the sanitation process.

Additional Information

Here's what we'll bring to the table:

  • Wonderful Giving - a one-of-kind program that donates company money to charities close to our employees' hearts
  • Employee college tuition reimbursement
  • Employee referral program
  • Full benefits package -- Medical, dental, vision, 401(k) retirement plan, company matching and annual catch-up, Employee Assistance Program, company-paid life insurance (spouse and dependents to age 26), life insurance, AD&D insurance, flexible spending accounts (FSAs)

Wonderful Citrus is part of The Wonderful Company, a successful, fast-growing privately held $4 billion company with 9,000 employees worldwide. We've made Wonderful Pistachios one of America's top-selling salty snacks. We've turned pomegranates and POM Wonderful into a worldwide phenomenon. Wonderful Halos is the No. 1 mandarin orange in America. FIJI Water is the No. 1 premium bottled water in America. JUSTIN Wine produces California's top-selling, high-end Cabernet Sauvignon. And Teleflora is the world's largest flower delivery service.

The Wonderful Company has a long-standing commitment to corporate social responsibility, including more than $120 million invested in environmental technologies and sustainability research, $45 million in charitable giving and education initiatives every year, $30 million toward the construction of a new charter school campus in California's Central Valley, and innovative health and wellness programs, including two new, free primary care clinics for employees and their dependents.

Wonderful Citrus is an Equal Opportunity Employer and with opportunities for advancement. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories.

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