Summary of Position: The Antioch Farm Assistant will assist the Farm Manager and Student Crew Leaders in the operation of the Antioch Farm. Applicants must be available weekends and willing to work outside in all weather.
- Plant & animal care
- Weed & pest management
- Harvest, rinsing and weighing of produce
- Bed preparation & composting
- Other responsibilities that support the overall functioning of the Farm
Physical requirements needed to perform the duties of this position:
Candidates must be able to regularly bend over, lift and carry up to 30 lbs, and push a wheel barrow full of compost.
Environmental Considerations: Farm Assistants work outside in all weather.