FIELD MANAGER: This is a full-time position beginning December 2015. A year and a half minimum commitment. two weeks off in the summer, food share, sick days and holidays. Salary: $28k/year.
o Experience in the growing of certified organic vegetables. Familiarity with the certification process, harvesting and packing, soils management, laying plastic, planting, spraying, and cultivating
o Experience following a crop plan, fertilization plan, cover-cropping, weed, pest and pathogen control etc.
o Ability to think mechanically, think critically, make good decisions, solve problems, and perform repairs and maintenance.
o Experience operating and caring for farm equipment; tractors, forklifts, trucks, cultivators, planters, irrigation systems, etc.
o Possess basic computer skills, basic construction skills, valid drivers license, ability to set up drip and sprinkler irrigation.
o Help with harvesting, planting, and frost protection when needed.
o Ability to help with farmers market and deliveries when necessary.
o Be willing to work hard and set a good example for others.
Please send resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org