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Farm and Maintenance Technician at Urban Plantations - 4426

Job Title: 
Farm and Maintenance Technician
Urban Plantations
Orange, CA
Job Type: 
Job
Employment Type: 
Part-Time
Job Description: 

Urban Plantations designs, installs, and maintains edible landscaping in urban environments. We work with homeowners, restaurants, health & education facilities, and large corporations in San Diego and Orange Counties to create beautiful, entirely organic, productive vegetable gardens and fruit orchards.

Based out of North Park, San Diego for the last 10 years, our growing company is seeking a part-time Farm and Maintenance Technician to work on a variety of projects in Orange County, from backyard gardens to small corporate farms. While this position has potential to grow over time, it will average 24-32 hours per week.

Duties & Responsibilities: 

Part-time Farm and Maintenance Technician to work on a variety of projects in Orange County, from backyard gardens to small corporate farms, including the following tasks:

- Seeding and transplanting
- Harvesting
- Plant and soil health
- Treating for pests/diseases (with organic products)
- Fertilizing and amending (with organic products)
- Fruit tree care
- Irrigation

Education & Experience: 

This position requires some experience with gardening and/or farming. While possessing all the following skills are not required, you should have experience with or some knowledge of:

- Seeding and transplanting
- Harvesting
- Plant and soil health
- Treating for pests/diseases (with organic products)
- Fertilizing and amending (with organic products)
- Fruit tree care
- Irrigation

Required Qualifications include:

- Comfortable working outside all day, on a daily basis
- Comfortable with physical labor
- Can lift up to 50lbs
- Reliable daily transportation
- Excellent communication and customer service skills
- Bonus: experience with Google's email, Drive, calendar

Application Instructions: 

This is an hourly, non-exempt position for 24 - 32 hours per week. Pay is BOE. To apply please email your cover letter and resume as PDF's to: upjobapplicants@gmail.com

Include your favorite fruit or vegetable in the subject line. Please visit our website to discover more about our company!

No phone calls please.

Job Categories: 
Farming/Agriculture