Farm Manager Wanted in Hunterdon County

Name: Linda Tesauro

Email Address: Phone: 908-238-9696 County: Hunterdon
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Detailed Description of Position: Responsibilities of the farm manager are to direct and execute farm activities including planning, purchasing, planting, irrigation, spraying, harvesting and recordkeeping of fruit tree orchards and vegetable crops. Working with the Board of Trustees, the farm manager will assist with annual budgeting activities to estimate costs of farm inputs to maximize income.
Competitive salary commensurate with experience; health benefits included. To apply, please email your resume with references to OR or call 908.238.9696 and leave a message.

Description of Farm: Valley Crest Farm & Preserve, a beautiful 150 acre farm located in Hunterdon County, Lebanon, NJ, has available a full-time position for an experienced farm manager. Valley Crest is a nonprofit organization dedicated to sustainable agriculture, community education and outreach, and donating thousands of pounds of fresh produce annually to local food pantries.

Skills: Experience in performing basic tractor and equipment maintenance is essential. A minimum of five years’ experience on a working farm with supervisory and administrative background required. A NJ Private Pesticide applicator license will be required. Knowledge of working Spanish is a plus. Experienced candidates only.

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