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to promote consistency and integrity in the organic certification process.

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IOIA offers the following information as a member service. No employment is implied or guaranteed by these postings. Information will be posted for a limited time.

Technical Coordinator - OMRI

The position of Technical Coordinator has recently become available at OMRI, and we want to get the word out! More info can be found at https://www.omri.org/jobs/technical-coordinator. To apply, please submit PDF copies of a resume and cover letter to jobs@omri.org.

posted 2/15/2019

Pro-Cert seeks Inspectors

Read all about it here.

Posted 2/10/2019

CCOF seeks CCO

CCOF is seeking a highly skilled and collaborative leader to serve as its Chief Certification Officer (CCO). The CCO will serve as a key member of the CCOF executive leadership team and oversee all certification programs and personnel. The CCO reports to the CCOF CEO/Chair of the CCOF LLC Management Committee. The position is based in Santa Cruz, California and interfaces with remote staff throughout North America.

This is an incredible opportunity to make an impact and work with a dynamic organization with a fun, driven, and mission-oriented culture.

Link is here: https://ccof.org/sites/default/files/CCOF%20Chief%20Certification%20Officer.pdf

posted 2/5/2019

WSDA Organic Program is Hiring – Inspectors and Certification Reviewers

Join our dedicated team of professionals in providing third party certification and ensuring the integrity of the organic claim in Washington State.

Washington State Department of Agriculture’s Organic Program is looking full-time, permanent Organic Inspectors and Certification Reviewers.  The final area of responsibility for the Organic Inspector positions will be determined by the location of the applicant's home and the needs of the program.  Certification Reviewer positions are based in Olympia, WA.  The positions are at the Environmental Specialist 3 level (salary range 49, $3,664 - 4,809 per month). 

The recruitments will remain open continuously due to the increased growth in the organic industry.  Positions will be filled as qualified candidates are identified.  For a further description of the duties, the excellent benefit package, and details on how to apply, see the announcements on www.careers.wa.gov:                                                                                                   

Organic Inspector Recruitment

Organic Certification Reviewer Recruitment

For more information about the Washington State Department of Agriculture Organic Program, visit us at http://agr.wa.gov/foodanimal/organic/ or contact Brenda Book, WSDA Organic Program Manager, at bbook@agr.wa.gov

posted 2/1/2019

OMRI - Bilingual Product Review Coordinator

OMRI has recently opened up a position for a Bilingual Product Review Coordinator and we wanted to spread the word. More information can be found at https://www.omri.org/jobs/bilingual-product-review-coordinator. To apply, please submit PDF copies of a resume and cover letter to jobs@omri.org.

posted 1/30/2019

MOSA Seeks 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 working out of our office in Viroqua, Wisconsin. 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 progressive community.

As it takes approximately one year to master this position, please apply only if you are prepared to make a multi-year commitment. For a complete job description and application details visit http://mosaorganic.org/join-us. Applications will be accepted through February 15, 2019.

posted 1/30/2019

Pennsylvania Certified Organic (PCO) announces a job opening for
an Executive Assistant

This position will serve as the primary point of contact and support for constituencies on all matters pertaining to the Interim Co-Executive Directors. The ideal candidate will have education and experience in customer and/or executive support. We are looking for a well-organized and self-motivated person to join our team-oriented environment in Spring Mills, Pennsylvania; telecommuting will be considered.

PCO is a growing non-profit organization that works with organic farmers and food producers in the Mid-Atlantic region. PCO provides organic certification services to more than 1500 operations and employs approximately 30 staff and subcontracts with more than 30 field inspectors.  Our staff is dedicated to our mission: to ensure the integrity of organic products and serve our farming community.

This is a part-time, non-exempt position with the potential to be full-time.
Salary Grade 2: $47,500 - $58,000, depending on experience.

To view a job description visit: www.paorganic.org/jobs
Benefits: health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance; Simple IRA, generous holiday, vacation and paid time off.

This position will remain open until Dec 5th. Please submit a resume and cover letter to PCOJob Openings by Dec 5th, 2018.

posted 11/20/2018

OMRI - Bilingual Product Review Coordinator

OMRI has recently opened up a position for a Bilingual Product Review Coordinator. More information can be found at https://www.omri.org/jobs/bilingual-product-review-coordinator. To apply, please submit PDF copies of a resume and cover letter to jobs@omri.org.

posted 10/2/2018

COABC Accreditation Board seeks New Members

The Accreditation Board (AB) of the COABC is seeking 1 new BCCOP Producer member and 2 new Certification/Inspection members for a 3 year term, starting in October 2018. Please see the following job postings and send your resume and cover letter to office@certifiedorganic.bc.ca by September 15, 2018.

Producer Member

Certification/Inspection Member

posted 8/19/2017

PASA - Research Coordinator

Pennsylvania Sustainable Agriculture is seeking a Research Coordinator who can help grow our research projects and build our capacity to serve an expanding network of farmers with essential data resources.
This is an exciting opportunity to work directly with innovative farmers and advance a change-making model for agricultural research and education. 
Find out more about our farm-based research here.

To apply - visit this page.

posted 8/3/2018