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Community Farm Manager at Farmscape - 16542

Job Title: 
Community Farm Manager
Farmscape
1724 Mandela Parkway
94607 Oakland , CA ,
US
Job Type: 
Job
Employment Type: 
Full-Time
Job Description: 

Farmscape seeks a Community Farm Manager to oversee a three acre Agrihood farm.
Location: Fremont, CA
Schedule: Monday - Friday, 7:30am-4:00pm
Status: Full time, non-exempt
Compensation: $55,000 - $65,000/year
Benefits: Benefits for full-time employees include: Health insurance, 401(k) plan with employer matching, FSA & Dependent Care plan, Paid vacation, Monthly Smartphone reimbursement and Mileage reimbursement.

Duties & Responsibilities: 

Job Description
Run all aspects of small farm, including crop rotation, soil amendment, irrigation, pest control and harvesting
Operate rototiller and other farm equipment
Perform supply & inventory purchasing and management
Schedule/Manage 1-2 part-time farmers assigned to site.
Schedule visits/work packages with Farmscape arborists for tree trimming, amendment, etc.
Manage the farm facilities, including barn, hoophouse and wash station, coolers, plus any additional sites added to the contract by HOA.
Create appropriate work plans for volunteers.
Manage the annual budget, reporting to Farmscape Principal and HOA.
Attend all meetings required by client (OA) and Farmscape.
Identify opportunities for improved volunteer experience.
Resolve customer service concerns raised by residents.
Additional responsibilities, as assigned by supervisor.

Education & Experience: 

2 years in a leadership position at a farm of similar size
Ability to perform manual work, lift heavy objects, walk and stand for long periods of time
Ability to perform physical labor outdoors in various weather conditions
Ability to use various apps and technology
Able to lift 75 pounds
Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
Strong interpersonal skills
Organized individual with the ability to multitask
Basic Computer skills - comfortable with Google Drive

Application Instructions: 

Send resume to sfjobs@farmscapegardens.com
No calls, please!

Job Categories: 
Farming/Agriculture
Horticulture/Gardening