Four Seasons Full Time Vegetable Farmer
Posted: Wed, May 26, 2021
Harris, New York job
Phone Number: 8457078304
Lead vegetable farmer position at 18 acre certified organic and biodynamic operation with 8 high tunnels and 3 heated greenhouses. Farm is owned and operated by the Center for Discovery, a large non-profit serving individuals with developmental disabilities. This is a production-oriented, hands-on position requiring at least 3 years experience managing commercial vegetable operations. Must have experience in overall farm management as this position will assist in daily oversight of the farm as a whole, machinery and equipment operation, and day-to-day crew supervision. Vegetable production is one part of a larger, diversified, multi-location farm operation in Sullivan County, NY. Customer base: a large health care institution, CSA, local restaurants, some wholesale.
Competitive salary and benefits (Health insurance, 401k, paid time off, on-site daycare, sponsored conference attendance, etc). On-farm housing available. Experience and interest in four-season farming is desirable. This is an excellent long-term opportunity for candidates seeking a career position in hands-on vegetable production and farm management. Conversational Spanish is a plus. Please send a resume and letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org