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Farm Apprentice at Farmscape - 16333

Job Title: 
Farm Apprentice
Farmscape
1620 S 7th St
95112 San Jose , CA ,
US
Job Type: 
Job
Employment Type: 
Full-Time
Job Description: 

Farmscape designs, installs and maintains beautiful food focused gardens for commercial, community and residential spaces. We are the largest venture of our kind in the country and actively manage 200 gardens across California. Farmscape is committed to creating fair wage jobs and training the next generation of landscape technicians to transform traditional landscapes into water-conscious, vibrant ecosystems.

Location: Fremont and San Jose, CA
Schedule: Monday - Friday, 7:30am-4:00pm
Status: Full time
Compensation: $20-22/hr
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: 

Support Farmer in various farm tasks such as:
-Weeding
-Harvesting
-Planting
-Maintain good relationships with clients
-Adhere to Farmscape best practices
-Represent Farmscape in a friendly and professional manner

Education & Experience: 

Some experience with annual vegetable cultivation or landscaping
Able to lift 50 pounds
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
Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation required
Ability to learn and adapt to Farmscape best practices
Friendly and clear communicator
Organizational skills and attention to detail a must
Curiosity, resourcefulness, tenacity and strong work ethic

Application Instructions: 
Job Categories: 
Farming/Agriculture
Horticulture/Gardening