Underground Farm and Learning Center – Fulltime Farm Manager

Farm/Organization Name: Underground Farm and Learning Center
Contact Name: Catherine Elkins
Contact Email: carteretlocalfood@gmail.com
Location: Beaufort, NC
Region: Eastern & Coast NC
Farm Description – Basic information about what is produced on your farm.: Underground Farm and Learning Center (www.undergroundfarmnc.org ), a sustainable farm owned by nonprofit Carteret Local Food Network, is located just outside of coastal Beaufort, N.C. We are now looking for a “full-time farm manager” with experience using organic farming practices, ability to lift up to 50 pounds and to lead farm tours. We seek a candidate with decision-making experience in planning and ordering supplies for a CSA program and gardens, basic equipment maintenance, planting and picking produce, cleaning produce and packing orders; computer and office skills to handle emailing, invoicing and advertising. Ability to get along with others and communicate effectively is a must. Days can be long and strenuous but the location is beautiful and so is the area! Additional benefits include working outdoors in a happy environment and all the produce you can eat to take home at the end of the day! Salary commensurate with experience. Resumes or letters of interest are accepted through January 31, 2018 and should be sent to carteretlocalfood@gmail.com.
Number of Available Positions: 1
Job/Internship Description: Underground Farm and Learning Center (www.undergroundfarmnc.org ), a sustainable farm owned by nonprofit Carteret Local Food Network, is located just outside of coastal Beaufort, N.C. We are now looking for a “full-time farm manager” with experience using organic farming practices, ability to lift up to 50 pounds and to lead farm tours. We seek a candidate with decision-making experience in planning and ordering supplies for a CSA program and gardens, basic equipment maintenance, planting and picking produce, cleaning produce and packing orders; computer and office skills to handle emailing, invoicing and advertising. Ability to get along with others and communicate effectively is a must. Days can be long and strenuous but the location is beautiful and so is the area! Additional benefits include working outdoors in a happy environment and all the produce you can eat to take home at the end of the day! Salary commensurate with experience. Resumes or letters of interest are accepted through January 31, 2018 and should be sent to carteretlocalfood@gmail.com.
Job/Internship Start & End Dates: February 1, 2018
Qualifications: see job description
Salary/Compensation: commensurate with experience
Application Instructions: Please e-mail resume or letter of interest to carteretlocalfood@gmail.com
Website: undergroundfarmnc.org
Closing Date: until filled

 

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