Employment Offered

Employment Offered

Date Submitted
08/26/19
Position Title
Four Season Vegetable Farmer
Position Description
Lead vegetable farmer position at 18 acre certified organic and biodynamic operation with 8 high tunnels and 3 heated greenhouses. Farm is owned and operated by the Center for Discovery, a large non-profit serving individuals with developmental disabilities. This is a production-oriented, hands-on position requiring at least 3 years experience managing commercial vegetable operations. Must have experience in overall farm management, machinery and equipment operation and day-to-day crew supervision. Vegetable production is one part of a larger, diversified, multi-location farm operation in Sullivan County, NY. Customer base; a large health care institution, CSA, local restaurants, some wholesale. Competitive salary and benefits (Health insurance, 401k, paid time off, on-site daycare, sponsored conference attendance, etc). On-farm housing available. Experience and interest in four-season farming is desirable. This is an excellent long-term opportunity for candidates seeking a career position in hands-on vegetable production and farm management. Conversational Spanish is a plus. November/December start for the 2020 growing season.
County
Sullivan
Farm Name
Thanksgiving Farm at the Center for Discovery
How to Apply
Please send a resume and letter of interest to csa@tcfd.org
Farm or Organization Website
www.thecenterfordiscovery.org