Eatwell Farm is looking to expand through new employees, new partners and projects to create more delicious, organic and sustainably raised food for members of our community, to make better and more efficient use of our land and to cultivate an even stronger community around local agriculture by growing business opportunities for young and new farmers.
In that interest we are looking for the following:
Incubator Farm Space
Must speak Spanish
Eatwell Farm is in need of a Beginning Farmer for a Field Assistant and Delivery Driver. This position also includes Agricultural Opportunities. The Driving duties entail delivering Produce Boxes, Eggs, and other Farm Goods to sites throughout the Bay Area on Wednesdays and Thursdays starting at 4am. This is typically less than a 10 hour day. The Field Assistant portion of the job includes working closely with our various Field Crews (mainly Spanish speaking) acting as a liaison between them and our office staff relaying any needs and issues. Experience and/or education in farming and bilingual Spanish-English is a must. There is also an opportunity to start your own endeavor on the farm. We are an extremely diverse, organic farming operation, which includes chicken breeding, egg production/rotation, row cropping, permaculture, an orchard, farm events and a year-round CSA. We are very open to opportunities and are willing to offer a few acres (2 - 5) of land to the right person. You will also have the option to utilize Eatwell's well established market outlets - our CSA and our stand at the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. Working with Nigel and our crews would be a great learning opportunity for a beginning farmer. There is the possibility of a room in our home for the right person. This position requires a minimum 18 month commitment.
If you are interested, please send your resume and letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org with Driver in the Subject Heading.