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Field Manager [FL]

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.

Skills required:

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:

Earlier Event: November 4
Development Director [KY]
Later Event: November 26
Farm Manager [VA]