Assistant Orchardist Wanted in Hunterdon County
Name: Bryan Geils
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: County: Hunterdon
Preferred Method of Contact: Email
If "Other": Assistant Orchardist
Detailed Description of Position: Job requirements include: assisting the orchard manager in day-to-day orchard operations; acting as crew chief; and performing other farm duties as needed. Competitive salary offered (including benefits after a three-month trial period.) Interested applicants should contact Bryan Geils at email@example.com
Description of Farm: Ironbound Farm is a regenerative farm and orchard located in Hunterdon County, New Jersey. It is the home of New Ark Farms and Jersey Cider Works, makers of Ironbound Hard Cider. Our primary agricultural activity is the maintenance of our 60+ acre cider apple orchard, but we also engage in organic produce and woodlands mushroom production.
Skills: A minimum of 2 years of orchard experience (pruning, training, thinning, harvesting, etc.) required. Strong interest in organic growing techniques and desire to learn essential. Knowledge of IPM helpful.