Farm Manager Wanted in Mercer County
Name: Sherry Dudas
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 609-737-8846 County: Mercer
Preferred Method of Contact: Either
Position: Farm Manager
Detailed Description of Position: Ensure the safe and efficient operation of our Pennington Distribution Center and Box Packing area, by coordinating with Field Manager, Farm Manager and Office Manager. Help create a pleasant environment for both the members and staff. Hire, train, manage & motivate market and packing staff. Manage PYO crop fields & recommend and coordinate special events. This is a full time, seasonal position with the possibility of part-time winter hours. The hours and days/per week are: Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday, 8am-6pm (or as needed), from early May to the end of December. Attractive pay & CSA share included as part of the compensation package.
Description of Farm: Honey Brook Organic Farm in Chesterfield & Pennington, NJ, is one of the largest and oldest organic produce farms in the Northeast, with 120 acres in production for a 4000+ member CSA. We offer a diverse job experience in a farming operation continuing to expand its crop offerings and production technologies. Honey Brook Organic Farm is a model of sustainable, profitable farming with a wealth of valuable experience to share with employees. Come learn the ins & outs of distributing high quality, locally-grown, certified organic produce to an appreciative, influential and well-informed CSA clientele!
Skills: Management of people and projects. Perfect job for someone with food retail/wholesale experience.