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Farm Staff and Camping Coordinator at Moon Shadow Ranch - 10272

Job Title: 
Farm Staff and Camping Coordinator
Moon Shadow Ranch
Rainbow Glen Rd
92028 Rainbow , CA
US
Job Type: 
Job
Employment Type: 
Part-Time
Job Description: 

Hours: P/T 12+ hours/week based on availability and qualifications
Pay rate: $12.00/hr

**Availability for onsite living accommodations for the right candidate.**
We are a small family farm located in Rainbow, CA, focused on holistic land management and permaculture. We have hydroponic and in-ground produce production greenhouses, as well as dairy goats, mature pomegranate groves, and room to grow! We are currently laying the groundwork for 2 agrotourism campsites, offering local urbanites a chance to participate in their own food production and explore the unique 64 acre farm.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for holistic farming and will be ready to learn and support the farm and its infrastructure. Based on the performance and capabilities this position has the potential for growth into a full-time farm manager capacity. It is imperative that the candidate embodies the qualities listed below and is capable of assisting with the general duties and responsibilities as outlined.

To learn more about our farm, check out our facebook page! https://www.facebook.com/Moon-Shadow-Ranch-479215975586356

Duties & Responsibilities: 

Qualities of a Successful Candidate:
●Excited to learn about holistic land management, hydroponic and greenhouse production, agrotourism, and livestock management
● Passion for nature and living things
● Solution oriented
● Works well with others and able to take direction
● Ability to operate farm equipment safely
● Willingness to learn and be adaptable, but also share ideas
● Takes initiative and recognizes where opportunities to go above and beyond present themselves
● Energetic and friendly
● Responsible and hardworking
● Ability to maintain clear communication

General Duties/Responsibilities:
● Field work including but not limited to – weeding, transplanting, seeding, irrigation, cultivation
● Maintenance and care of hydroponic and in-ground greenhouses
● Campsite preparation and coordination
● Basic landscaping and grove care
● Livestock care including goat care
● Produce harvesting
● Other duties as assigned

Possible Growth Opportunities:
● Produce and livestock sales
● Farmer’s Market sales
● Campsite and farm marketing
● Tractor operation
● General management of farm, including management of farmworkers
● Additional responsibilities based on experience

Physical Demands:
● Stand, walk, balance, climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
● Must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and frequently lift and/or move up to 100 pounds

Education & Experience: 

No work experience required, but previous experience with farming, livestock management, carpentry, or farm equipment maintenance is a plus.

Application Instructions: 

Interested candidates should email a letter of interest and resume to kgezis@aol.com with the SUBJECT heading of 'Farm Staff & Camp Coordinator Employment'.

Job Categories: 
Farming/Agriculture