Thursday, June 27, 2019

Garden and Farm Hand Position

Garden and Farm Hand
Meristem - Fair Oaks, CA 95628
$13 - $16 an hour

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Job Description: 
  • Assisting with the production of vegetables plants and herbs for the Meristem Herbal Arts class, Cafe and Dorms
  • Includes: Seeding, weeding, mulching, transplanting, irrigation, pruning, Greenhouse management, frost protection management, maintenance of equipment, upkeep of Animal facilities and other related tasks assigned by head Land Stewardship teacher and Meristem Leadership team
  • Previous agricultural experience or related field experience required
  • Ability to work in a variety of seasons and all weather conditions
  • In good condition in order to be able to handle extended hours of outdoor physical labor
  • Able to Lift up to 50 lbs * Able to be on-time and reliable
  • Able to follow instructions and work efficiently
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to operate a variety of tools and mechanical equipment safely
  • Including but not limited to: Hoes, Cultivating tools, basic carpentry equipment, weed eaters, mowers, Walk-behind tiller, and possible tractor use
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $13.00 to $16.00 /hour
  • Garden and Farm: 1 year (Preferred)
  • United States (Required)
Work Location:
  • One location