job at mass farm incubator
The New Entry Sustainable Farming Project, a beginning farmer training program, is seeking a full-time, year-round Technical Assistance and Incubator Farm Coordinator, to begin in early to mid-March. The position is based in Lowell, MA. Competitive salary and benefits. Participants from diverse backgrounds are strongly encourage to apply. Cross-cultural experience required.
Attached is the job description. The main duties of this position are to:
- provide training and technical assistance services in all aspects of farm enterprise development (production, marketing, financial management) to beginning farmers
- develop curriculum and teach our Farm Business Planning Courses, advanced farm workshops, and field-based practical skills trainings, and
- manage our 3 incubator training farms (over 20+ acres) with field cultivation, equipment management and maintenance, and extension outreach to farmers.
- We also provide continuing technical assistance to graduates and alumni of our training programs.
To apply, please email a cover letter describing your interest in the position and qualifications and a resume to both: [email protected] and [email protected].
We are hoping to fill this position quickly, so please submit your applications materials as soon as possible if you are interested.
Jennifer Hashley, Project Director
New Entry Sustainable Farming Project