Organic Farm Jobs in California, 2013

Organic Farm in CaliforniaRiverhill Organic Farm in California Now Accepting Applications for Two Full-Time Farm Jobs for 2013

Riverhill Farm in Nevada City, California, is now accepting applications for two full-time farm jobs for the 2013 season.  Employment begins on April 1st and continues through the end of November.  Pay is hourly and housing is provided.  The regular work week is a 40-hour week, with rotating responsibility for extra hours to help at our Saturday Farmers’ Market.

Riverhill Farm is a CCOF-certified organic farm located three miles from Nevada City in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains near the Yuba River.  Riverhill markets veggies at two Farmers’ Markets, the Farm’s farmstand, to the local coop, and to restaurants.  Riverhill grows a diverse mix of vegetables, strawberries, raspberries and blackberries on ten productive acres.  For further description of the farm, please see Riverhill’s website at www.riverhillfarm.com and Riverhill’s Facebook page.

The applicant must be detail oriented, conscientious, energetic and hardworking, physically fit and enjoy working cooperatively with the farm owners and other employees.  The applicant should have at least one full season of previous employment working with diverse responsibilities on a commercial vegetable farm and be committed to working the entire season.

To apply, please submit a letter of interest and a resume with at least two relevant references by email to alan@riverhillfarm.com.  Qualified applicants will receive a reply email and have a phone interview.  A farm visit is required.

5 Comments on Organic Farm Jobs in California, 2013

  1. Dear Sir / Madam,

    This letter is to express my interest in the Organic Farming position listed on http://www.beginningfarmers.org/internship-and-employment-opportunities/.
    Based on my skills in Agriculture, I am confident that I would be a great addition to your team.

    My resume that highlights my ability/knowledge/expertise in Agriculture is enclosed. During my time at International potato Center, Tashkent State Agrarian University, I was able to increase yields, increase productivity and maintain clearness in vegetable growing Area.

    – I’m hard-working, dependable, honest and willing to take initiative.
    – time management and strong organizational skills
    – scrupulousness and accuracy in making observations in the field and gathering data
    – high motivation and dedication to the work
    – ability to plan, organize, and direct the work of subordinate personnel
    – ability to maintain appropriate records and to prepare reports.
    – ability to maintain effective working relationships with administrative personnel, and fellow employees.

    I am excited about the Organic Farming position and the ability to help your company succeed.
    Thank you in advance for your time. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions.
    I would appreciate the opportunity to review my qualifications in more details.

    Sincerely,

    Firuz
    621 Fairwood Dr
    Nashville, TN
    615-337-9713

  2. This letter I am interested to work in your place. organic farming in the position .. I have the experience to make a liquid fertilizer and compost material from the surrounding natural environment. that not a drop of chemicals. I have experience especially how rice cultivation using organic fertilizer. and I am ready to cooperate with your company. hopefully fit with my experience and abilities. I say thank you very much for your attention. and I will wait for the sequel. sincerely asep sulaeman -cibodas pst 03/05 mekarwangi-cisayong -tasikmalaya-jabar-Indonesia.+62118310039

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