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Lara Hermanson San Francisco, CA (94102)
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Description: Farmscape is an urban farming company with offices in Los Angeles and the Bay Area. We set up and tend intensive organic vegetable gardens. We are turning the city back into a farm one yard at a time. 

Job Responsibilities:
 

  • Make weekly visits to yards of Farmscape members at regularly scheduled times
  • Manage all aspects of annual vegetable cultivation from planning and planting plots to leaving a harvest on each member’s doorstep
  • Keep detailed records during weekly visits
  • Maintain good relationships with members, both in-person and via phone/email
  • Adhere to Farmscape best practices in managing farms
  • Communicate promptly with supervisor regarding supply needs and unexpected garden issues
  • Communicate with sales staff regarding newly installed farms and add them to the weekly route in a  timely manner
  • Offer garden consultation hours as scheduled
  • Attend staff meetings and training sessions as required
  • Represent Farmscape in a friendly and professional manner

 

Requirements:

  • Extensive experience with annual vegetable cultivation required; related education in horticulture, crop science, etc. a plus
  • Ability to learn and adapt to Farmscape best practices
  • Friendly and clear communicator
  • Organizational skills and attention to detail a must
  • Valid driver’s license and a working vehicle

 


Wage

Commensurate with experience. We anticipate the position will grow to full-time within a year. Benefits include paid vacation and sick leave. Health care is also offered once the position becomes full-time.

Experience

Any

Type

Full-time