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Sunfield Farm Seeks Assistant Farmer - Port Hadlock, WA


Sunfield Farm Seeks

Assistant Farmer

 

Sunfield strives to manifest social, ecological and economic renewal through

serving the potential of the land and its inhabitants. 

 

Sunfield Farm Description:

Sunfield Education Association is a threefold organism comprising Biodynamic Farm, Waldorf School, and Community Education programming. The 81 acre property is composed of 26 acres of forest, 42 acres of field and pasture, 8 acres of wetland, and 5 acres of Waldorf school campus and farmer housing. Sunfield is located in Port Hadlock on the Olympic Peninsula of Washington State and iis a non-profit corporation with 501(c)3 status guided by the work of Rudolf Steiner. 

 

Job Description: 

Sunfield is seeking an assistant farmer to join the farm staff, which includes: farm director, farm educator, and handyperson. The assistant farmer will work with the group and independently, as well as with volunteers. This is a year round, full time position, with a variable weekly work schedule that may include evening and weekend hours. The successful candidate is expected to live on-site, and housing, including utilities. Training will be provided, and new enterprise refinement and development is encouraged after the first year of employment. Farming practices are inspired by biodynamic regenerative agriculture. Two years plus agriculture experience and applicants seeking long term employment preferred.

 

Compensation Details:

  • Yearly Salary - $30,150 

  • On-site Housing provided

  • Health, Vision and Dental insurance plans

  • Farm Food as available

  • Paid Holidays, Vacation, and Wellness Leave

 

Farm Operations: 

  • Beef cattle

  • Orchard geese

  • Hay production

  • Hedgerows

  • Orchards

  • U-pick berries

  • One acre +/ of vegetable/seed production

  • Some Forestry

 

Please send a cover letter, resume and three professional references to Ezra Sullivan at esullivan@sunfieldfarm.org. For more information visit www.sunfieldfarm.org or call 360-385-3658. 

Applications due by January 31st, 2022.

Sunfield Education Association is an equal opportunity employer

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