Job Agriculture

Organic Vegetable Farm Manager

posted January 22, 2018
apply by February 21, 2018

Description

Create planting and crop rotation computer spreadsheet schedules based on harvest needs throughout the season.
Oversee the greenhouse production of transplants for the field and high tunnels
Organize and participate in the preparation of field and high tunnel planting beds, planting, cultivating, weeding, pest and disease management, harvesting, washing and packing all vegetable and herb crops.
Train and guide farm workers and volunteers as needed.
Occasional help in building/repairing farm infrastructure.
Must be able to work quickly and efficiently both individually and with others.
Must be punctual and reliable and able to work full days in all kinds of weather
doing physically demanding tasks including lifting and carrying up to 60 pounds.

Minimum Qualifications

We are looking for a motivated, responsible and capable person with familiarity of organic practices and at least 3 years experience managing an organic farm to join our leadership team working with the owners in the operation of our farm.

Wages, Salary and Benefits

Hourly wage range for this position is commensurate with farming experience.
Other benefits weekly CSA share during CSA season, discounts on products sold at the farm.

Application Requirements

Please send your resume and cover letter telling us why you’d like to join our team.
You can view our complete job description on our website...

http //www.goodearthri.com/Pages/FarmManagerPosition2018.pdf

Contact

John Holscher, john@goodearthri.com or 401-826-3130