Employment Offered

Employment Offered

Date Submitted
08/30/18
Position Title
Full Time Organic Vegetable Grower/Manager
Position Description
Pitney Meadows Community Farm, a non profit, 166 acre farm in the city limits of Saratoga Springs, NY is seeking a full time vegetable grower/manager for the 2019 season. Primary responsibility will be to start three to five acres of vegetable production for sale to institutions in the Saratoga region and for sale at the farm. This is a hands on job with management responsibility.

Successful applicant will:

• Have at least three years experience in full time organic vegetable farming with at least one year as a manager
• Be able to develop working budgets for a five acre operation
• Be skilled in managing apprentices and volunteers
• Have good communication skills to teach students and apprentices
• Be experienced in operating needed farm equipment
• Understand fertility management and crop rotations
• Be self directed while working well with a team
• Have some marketing experience
• Livestock experience a plus but not required

Salary and benefits are competitive and will be consistent with experience.
Please send cover letter and resume to Ken Kleinpeter: ken.kleinpeter@pitneymeadows.org or call 914-403-0171 with questions.
County
Saratoga
Your Name
Ken Kleinpeter