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Organic Farm Apprentice | Temporary Oxford College of Emory University

  • Date Posted June 21, 2022
  • Location Oxford, GA
  • Category Agriculture / Education
  • Job type Summer Job
Company description Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community. Job description Discover Your Career at Emory University

Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION: 

  • Reporting to the Oxford College Organic Farmer/Educator, this position is responsible for ground preparation, crop planting, care, weeding, etc. in support of Oxford's organic farm.
  • Responsible for mowing, mulching, and general maintenance of grounds.
  • Handles the picking, packing, and marketing of crops.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
  • A high school diploma, or a Bachelor's degree, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • Prefer knowledge of organic farming practices, marketing of produce, and the local food movement.
  • Horticulture skills of propagation, weeding, scouting, and harvest are also preferred.
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