The Farm Assistant position will support production, volunteer coordination, and education at the Bounty Community Farm. This candidate reports to the Farm Manager and works alongside volunteers, interns, community members, and partner agencies. The Farm Assistant position will be a seasonal position through the end of the 2020 growing season as programming and funding is in flux due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
This unique position offers a mixture of on farm hands-on work as well as program administration with community. Applicants must be willing and capable of physically demanding work including lifting, carrying, pruning, planting, harvesting, and watering for several hours in all weathers.
The Farm Assistant position begins mid-August and end in November, 2020 or at the completion of the growing season. Farm Assistant will work 20 hours a week with potential for increased hours dependent on experience and aptitude. Position is temporary and eligible for sick time. Compensation will be $15/hr.
See attached for full job description, and if you are interested, send your resume and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org, with “Farm Assistant” in subject. Interviews scheduled on a rolling basis.