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Farm Manager at Allegheny Mountain Institute - 17393

Job Title: 
Farm Manager
Allegheny Mountain Institute
2599 Bear Mountain Rd.
24465 Hightown , VA ,
US
Job Type: 
Job
Employment Type: 
Full-Time
Job Description: 

Manage a Certified Naturally Grown farm, help train beginning farmers, support rural access to healthy foods, and shape program direction in the beautiful mountains of Highland County, VA!
The Allegheny Farm Manager works with Fellows, staff, and program participants to manage the growth and production of vegetables, fruits, eggs, and meat for programming, sale, and donation. The Farm Manager uses Certified Naturally Grown methods to promote soil and watershed health and teaches these skills to others via hands-on training. The Allegheny Mountain Institute is reflecting on ways to strengthen our programming and community impact and the farm manager will help shape the farm’s role in programmatic direction.

This is a full-time, exempt, year-round position. Salary is $42,000-$50,000, commensurate with experience, and includes on-site housing. Additional benefits include health and dental insurance, workers’ compensation coverage, earned vacation, wellness leave, holidays, a farm-grown food share, and opportunities for professional advancement and regional networking. Additional salary may be available should the farm manager prefer to rent housing off-site.

Apply by December 19 for priority consideration.

Application Instructions: 

Read the full position description and apply online at: https://www.amifellows.org/join-our-team

Job Categories: 
Farming/Agriculture