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Calavo Growers Overview

Santa Paula, CA
1001 to 5000 employees
1924
Company - Public (CVGW)
Food Production
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Competitors

Dole Fresh Fruit Company, Chiquita Brands, Fresh Del Monte Produce

Calavo Growers, Inc. is a global avocado-industry leader. The company also procures and markets diversified fresh produce items, ranging from tomatoes to tropical produce. An expanding provider of value-added fresh food, the company's Calavo Foods business ... Read more

Mission: Eat! Live! Grow!

Calavo Growers Reviews

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    Current Employee - Delivery Driver in Jacksonville, FL
    Current Employee - Delivery Driver in Jacksonville, FL
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Calavo Growers full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great time off, easy job and great pay!

    Cons

    A little manual work but not all the time.

    Advice to Management

    Great!

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Calavo Growers Interviews

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    Transportation Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Swedesboro, NJ
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took a week. I interviewed at Calavo Growers (Swedesboro, NJ) in July 2015.

    Interview

    I had a phone interview with Transportation Manager and I was offered the position by the end of the call. Manager asked me a few question to gauge my knowledge on dispatching and transportation. Very casual conversation, no pressure type of interview. I could tell he was just trying to get a feel for what experience I did have without making me feel uncomfortable.

    Interview Questions

    • What is your daily work day like at your current position.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    No negotiation phase.

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Calavo Growers Awards & Accolades

  • America's 200 Best Small Companies, Forbes, 2009

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