We are currently hiring seasonal crew member positions for 2020.
Seeking: 1 farm manager, 2 farm crew members
Commitment: 20-30 hours/week, May-November
About Anathoth: Anathoth Community Garden is a non-profit agricultural community organization based in Cedar Grove, NC. Production this season will focus primarily on vegetable crops for CSA-type distribution. Our top priority is to meet the food needs of the surrounding community, particularly in light of COVID-19. Other programming like community workdays have been suspended indefinitely, but may be resumed later in the season depending on the pandemic, and may be part of job responsibilities.
Job description: Crew members will be responsible for seed propagation, bed prep, soil fertility, pest and disease management, planting, weeding, irrigation, harvest and post-harvest handling, record keeping, CSA distribution and general site maintenance. Additionally, farm manager will be responsible for crop planning and budgeting.
Ability to operate a BCS tractor is a plus.
To apply: Please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Your cover letter should address the following: prior farming experience, ability to work as part of a team, availability, and why you want to work at Anathoth. Application review will begin April 24.
Compensation: Starting $15/hr, including healthcare
Ideal start date: May 1, 2020