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This job expired on August 30, 2017

maple sugaring manager, staff, sales The Forest Farmers

  • Date Posted July 01, 2017
  • Location Marshfield, VT
  • Category Agriculture
  • Job type Full-Time
Company description

The Forest Farmers is looking for a manager for a large scale maple and birch sap and syrup production facility in Marshfield, VT. We currently have 30,000 taps and will be growing to 150,000 over the next few years. Competitive pay scale and opportunity for growth. Housing may be available depending on circumstances. We also have open farmland ~20 acres available next to the farmhouse for someone who would like to work at maple sugaring during the winter/spring and run a diversified farm the rest of the year. Great opportunities for retail sales on busy state highway with sugarhouse gift shop serving as a tourist attraction.

Job description
This is an ideal position for a motivated person who wants to run a large scale maple and birch sugaring operation and also have a farming operation in the summer. Duties include managing a team of ~10 people for all aspects of tubing installation, maintenance, tapping, and sap processing. Previous experience in maple sugaring is desired but not required, as we can train if necessary. Must be a good leader, communicator, well organized, and proactive. Reports to a 3 member board of directors and works closely with the company CEO. 
Compensation this position is : salaried, 50k to 100k Application instructions
This job expired on August 30, 2017
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