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urban farmer at Farmscape - 12778

Job Title: 
urban farmer
Farmscape
1601 Wood St
94607 Oakland , CA
US
Job Type: 
Job
Employment Type: 
Full-Time
Job Description: 

Farmscape is seeking an Urban Farmer in San Francisco. The Urban Farmer will be managing large corporate food gardens.
Pay: $20.00 - $23.00 per hour
About Farmscape:
Farmscape is America’s largest urban farming company with offices in Los Angeles and the Bay Area. We are employee owned and operated. More information: http://farmscapegardens.com/

Duties & Responsibilities: 

Job Responsibilities:
Make weekly visits to projects the farmer independently manages
Work with lead farmer on team projects
Manage all aspects of annual vegetable cultivation from planning and planting plots to leaving a harvest on each member’s doorstep
Keep detailed records during weekly visits
Maintain good relationships with members, both in-person and via phone/email
Adhere to Farmscape best practices in managing farms
Communicate promptly with supervisor regarding supply needs and unexpected garden issues
Assist in installations.
Willing to drive to all regional projects.
Attend staff meetings and training sessions as required
Represent Farmscape in a friendly and professional manner

Education & Experience: 

Qualifications:

Extensive experience with annual vegetable cultivation required; related education in horticulture, crop science, etc. a plus
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 are required.
Valid driver’s license and a working vehicle required
Job Type: Full-time

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