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Farm assistant Camp Glen Brook

  • Date Posted January 09, 2019
  • Location Marlborough, NH
  • Category Agriculture / Education
  • Job Type Full-Time
Company Description Camp Glen Brook is a year-round educational facility located in Marlborough, NH that has a farm-to-table dining program and an on-site organic farm. We host students during the school year and run summer programming. 

We are located on a colonial-era farm replete with renovated farmhouse and barn. Job Description

Position: Farm assistant

Full time, seasonal, salaried, at will employment

 

Position runs May-October farming.

 

We are looking for enthusiastic, hard working individuals who want to share and enhance their farming skills and be a part of our farming community.

 

Core Responsibilities:

 
  1. Assist the farm director in the work of our small, diverse, biodynamic farm. This includes caring for our acre of vegetables, fruit, and flowers, our small herd of mix-aged beef cattle, egg laying and meat chickens, and pigs.  
  2. Educating children, young adults, and families on our farm.
  3. Work with the farm director to make produce deliveries to the kitchen.
  4. Keep farm production records.
  5. Weekend chores on a rotating basis with other farmers.
  6. Help slaughter poultry on site (flexible on this, as some belief systems don’t allow for participation in this work).
 

Additional responsibilities:

 
  1. Attending weekly staff meetings, weekly work together time, and some professional development opportunities.
  2. Potential once yearly trip to our parent organization, the Waldorf School of Garden City in New York.
  3. Preserving farm products with the kitchen staff.
  4. Upkeep of the aesthetics of the farm, especially before big events.
 

Job requirements:

 
  1. Ability to pass a background check.
  2. Positive attitude and willingness to work hard.
  3. Some experience farming or educating or doing physically demanding work.
  4. Ability to lift 50 pounds.
 

Non-required but desired qualities:

 
  1. A driver’s license and clean driving record.
Compensation this position is PAID: salaried, less than 50k Work visa This employer is willing to sponsor a work visa for international applicants How to apply
This job expired on March 10, 2019
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