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Churchtown Dairy Seeks Seasonal Groundskeeper

A project of the Foundation for Agricultural Integrity, the Churchtown Dairy is a working Biodynamic farm that intends to serve as a beacon for those working to promote regenerative agriculture and sustainable communities. We support the development of resilient, just and sustainable food systems while raising public awareness of the positive impacts ecological agriculture can have on ecosystems, communities and economies. We strive to create health by imbuing all our work with beauty--the buildings, the landscape and the economic and social systems within which we work.As part of our work the Churchtown Dairy operates a 28-cow grass-fed Biodynamic dairy farm. We strive for excellence in the care of our herd, the land and our raw milk products.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Churchtown Dairy Groundskeeper ensures that the grounds are maintained in a safe and aesthetically pleasing manner.  This includes mowing the grass, assisting with compost making, tree and hedgerow maintenance including pruning and mulching, assisting in the medicinal gardens, and site clean-up where needed.  This is a seasonal position with possibility to become permanent.  The Seasonal Groundskeeper will report to our Medicinal Plant Grower and will serve as an integral part of the land maintenance and farm team.Excellent communication skills and ability to follow directions a must.  Experience operating farm equipment a plus.

COMPENSATION:

hourly, $15/hr or more

HOW TO APPLY:

Email iona@churchtowndairy.orgPlease send a letter of interest together with resume to iona@churchtowndairy.org.

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