$35,000 $50,000

FARM MANAGER ( Pittstown New Jersey)

Description:

CF farm is new fruits and vegetable farm. Currently looking for an experienced farm manager.Farm Manager is engaged in all aspects of vegetable production both individually and as the leader of a team. Regular tasks include transplanting, direct seeding, cultivation, field prep (tilling, fertilizing, bed shaping, laying and removing plastic mulch), row cover management, irrigation and cover crop management. Primary qualification :

good fruit and vegetable production skills and strong tractor/implement experience.

Qualifications:

  • At least 2 years in a management role on an fruit and vegetable farm (CSA farm experience preferred).
  • Solid understanding of organic vegetable production methods
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to operate tractors and use broad range of tractor implements safely and efficiently (chisel plow, disc harrow, water wheel transplanter, bed shaper, rototiller, plastic layer, etc.

Compensation: salaried, 35k-50k DOE. Housing is available. Benefits include health insurance, free lunch.

  • Contact Name : Joann He
08867,NJ