The Field Manager will assist the Farm Manager with the organization, coordination and implementation of daily work and food production activities at the farm.
Primary responsibilities include: implementing weekly planting schedule; managing insect and weed control, monitoring soil fertility, carrying out general field observation, managing youth and adult staff and volunteer labor; and staffing a weekly farmers market stand. Requirements include: agricultural experience & a strong interest in crop production and organic farming; experience and interest in working with volunteers & diverse populations; qualities of self-motivation, time management, flexibility and cooperation. High tunnel experience is desirable.
Agricultural Projects Coordinator
The Agricultural Projects Coordinator will manage specialized on-farm projects such as compost operations, soil fertility, apiaries, orchard, and innovative stormwater management practices. Specific projects will partially vary depending on experience, needs, and interest.
Primary responsibilities include: continuing development and expansion of previously mentioned projects, coordinating implementation of rainwater harvesting techniques, and weekly general agriculture duties on the farm. Requirements include: agricultural experience & a strong interest in specialized agricultural projects; innovative thinking and creative problem-solving; experience and interest in working with diverse populations; qualities of self-motivation, time management, flexibility and cooperation. Experience with sciences, mathematics, and/or construction is desirable.