Farm Manager at AMI Farm at Augusta Health – Fishersville, VA
Posted: Mon, October 4, 2021
$40,000-$42,000 Fishersville, VA job
Phone Number: 540-886-0160
Allegheny Mountain Institute (AMI) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization working to cultivate healthy communities through food and education. We seek a Farm Manager who is a self-starter with strong interpersonal and organizational skills to direct the AMI Farm at Augusta Health. The individual will manage a high production four-season vegetable farm that grows 30+ varieties of nutrient-dense vegetables for a total of 25,000 pounds yearly. The Farm Manager should possess strong, practical knowledge of farming methods that emulate natural systems for fertility and pest/disease management while building soil quality and health. The Farm Manager should also have the ability to vision, plan and execute a project, and effectively work on a diverse team. We seek an individual who can build on existing farm systems, create an energetic and collaborative working environment, and support the education of Community Fellows who work at the AMI Farm at Augusta Health as part of the AMI Fellowship. The Farm Manager will supervise AMI Community Fellows and seasonal employees. The individual will report to the Executive Director. This full-time and exempt position with hours fluctuating depending on seasonal and organizational needs.
Learn more and apply online at https://www.amifellows.org/join-our-team