Do you desire to own and operate your own small organic farm? Come join our dynamic team and learn how we do it.
Oak Spring Farm is seeking a full-time farm assistant for the 2019 growing season (March-December).
Oak Spring is a small, intensive Certified Organic farm in Northern Baltimore County, MD with a diversified vegetable production and humanely raised pastured eggs. We grow over 40 different crops and market our goods through a 80+ member CSA , Baltimore restaurants and local markets.
Skills Desired: 1+ years of organic farm experience, strong field knowledge, ability to work independently and make decisions with common sense, willingness to work in all kinds of weather, able to use basic tools, physical stamina and strength to easily lift and carry 50 lbs. Responsibilities may include harvesting, seeding and management, irrigation, cultivating, farm maintenance, laying hen and broiler care, managing volunteers, CSA packing and management, restaurant delivery and farmers market sales.
The ideal candidate has:
- A serious interest and experience in organic farming
- A desire for efficiency, detail, and a sense of urgency
- Strong communication skills
- Willingness to take initiative and take on responsibility
- Commitment and enthusiasm
Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or call Lisa at 443-605-3063.