Farm Operations Manager: Small Farm Unit
This position of Farm Operations Manager is to work under the direction of the Small Farm Unit (SFU) unit manager and the Co-Director of CEFS at NC State to plan and manage the implementation of production, research, and field demonstrations at the Small Farm Unit of CEFS. The Farm Operations Manager provides field management, coordination, and support on-site at the SFU. Coordination includes maintaining adequate communication between NCDA&CS farm staff, apprentices, interns, graduate students, and faculty with regards tofield operations as requested by the SFU Unit manager. Support includes planning and preparing fields, equipment, and facilities for successful research, outreach, extension and education as required. It also means preparing the farm over the entire year in terms of planned growing of crops, cover crops, integration of animals (none currently at this time, but perhaps a future endeavor, bed and field preparation, maintenance of the SFU as an attractive educational and research center.
For more information about this position, or to apply online, visit the North Carolina State University employment website: http://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/90560