DreamTree Farms | Farm Manager

Job Title: Farm Manager

Reports to: Executive Director

Position Status: part-time regular non-exempt employee at 15-20 hours per week

Farm Manager:

  • Provides service with integrity, respect, and empathy

  • Maintains a safe and structured environment

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • A minimum of two years experience with hydroponic gardening or farming

  • Any combination of five years experience/education relevant to hydroponic farming

Responsibilities:

  • Choose plants to be planted for each growing season that can be grown cost effectively hydroponically

  • Develop a system and time schedule for planting vegetables, herbs and other plants

  • Oversee maintenance of hydroponic equipment and greenhouse, ordering of necessary equipment and seeds, and maintained accurate records and propagation journals

  • Determine what nutrients are needed by the plants being produced

  • Test and maintain water quality for growing

  • Assist with preparing annual budget for the farm

  • Communicate status to the Executive Director regularly

  • Other duties as assigned

Skills:

  • Problem Solver

  • Independent

  • Strong Communication Skills

 

To apply please send a current resume and cover letter to jobs@dreamtreeproject.org