Walker River Cooling and Nevada Fresh Pak
Walker River Cooling is a joint-venture between Nevada Fresh Pak, a Peri & Son’s Farms company and The Nunes Company. Located in the Mason Valley of Yerington, Nev., the 10,000 square foot state-of-the-art cooling and distribution facility is the only facility of its kind in Nevada and changes the face of one of the largest commercial produce growers in the State.

With the completion of the new facility, the two companies’ are now positioned to expand growing capability and cool more produce in a faster, more efficient way. This means fresher and longer-lasting produce for the supply chain and ultimately for consumers. All steps to get produce to market now happen in Yerington while maintaining the company’s commitment to sustainable farming practices that meets the highest environmental, social and economic standards.

The cooling facility began its 24-hour per day service in mid-May at the beginning of year’s harvest cycle. With more than 80 plus years of combined industry experience, The Peri and Nunes operations offer a level of expertise in growing, harvesting, cooling, sales and marketing that is unsurpassed. The large commercial operation produces more than 25 million pounds of organic baby greens and 40 million pounds of organic fresh vegetables servicing retailers, processors, wholesalers and other buying organizations throughout North America.

The new facility employs approximately 20 full-time personnel. Together, Peri & Sons Farms and Nevada Fresh Pak, represent the largest private employer in Lyon County, currently supporting over 220 full-time diverse positions including specialists in the areas of agricultural science, engineering, manufacturing, and business and information technology. The company also supports a seasonal work force of over 1,400 full-time employees. Based on recent economic impact studies the company’s direct and indirect impact on the economy in Northern Nevada now exceeds $150 million.

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Nevada Fresh Pak
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It's a great feeling when you know you've found just the right place. A place to invest your time and your talents. A place that will support you and help you grow. A place with vision. If you are a hard-working person with integrity; a person who is self-motivated yet can work as a member of a team, and a person who continually strives for excellence, then Nevada Fresh Pak might just be that place for you.

Nevada Fresh Pak is an equal opportunity employer. We offer many great benefits to full time eligible employees that include competitive wages, 401(k), medical, dental, vision insurance, paid training, vacation and more, in a drug-free work environment.

HOW TO APPLY
Applications are available using the links below or you can pick an application up at our office. We have several convenient ways for you to apply for a position:

1. By Fax
Please fax in your cover letter, completed application, and resume (if available) include salary requirements to: 775-463-6394.

2. Employment Application
Print and complete our Employment Application (see link below) and fax to: 775-463-6394.

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3. Email Your Resume
Attach your Employment Application and Resume (if available) then email them to: Employment@PeriandSons.com. Please include the word JOB APPLICANT in the subject line.

4. Mail or Deliver to Our Office
Mail or Deliver your Resume and/or Employment Application to our office:
Nevada Fresh Pak
PO Box 35 | 102 N. McLeod St., Yerington, NV 89447
775-463-4444

Thank you for your interest in Nevada Fresh Pak.
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