Farm Manager Position in Portland, OR – Community By Design
Application due: April 1st, 2012
Employment Start Date: As soon as possible (minimum 2 year commitment)
Type: Full-time, salaried exempt position
Community by Design is looking for an enthusiastic, well-organized, and multi-skilled Farm Manager, Systems Coordinator and Jack/Jill of all Trades to oversee day-to-day operations and assist with long-term planning at our 58 acre farm cooperative.
Community by Design is embarking on a unique experiment to create a small-farm incubator on a 58-acre parcel of land within 15 miles of downtown Portland, Oregon. The goal is an integrated business and residential community with a mix of long-term and short-term farmers working, living on, and stewarding the land.
Openness to both Permaculture design and Biodynamic agriculture is a must. The ideal candidate would have experience with operating and repair of farm equipment, know how to set up systems for management, and have the ability to communicate with and oversee a diverse group of people.
If you are a person with a passion for sustainable farming, the desire and willingness to live and work in community, and if you have the experience we are looking for, please fill out our complete application available on our website.
This is a full-time, salaried exempt position with seasonally variable 50-hour work weeks including some weekend duties based on the needs of plant and animal life-cycles.