production manager wanted - orting, wa
Tahoma Farms is seeking a production manager for the 2011 season and beyond.
Tahoma Farms is a 40-acre, diversified organic farm located 30 miles southeast of Seattle in Orting, WA. We grow mixed vegetables and small fruits for wholesale, grocery, home delivery CSA (www.terra-organics.com) and farmers markets. Tahoma Farms was established in 2009.
The production manager at Tahoma Farms oversees crop production, coordinates sales, and works in cooperation with the field manager to bring crops to market, in addition to other responsibilities.
The ideal candidate is willing to make a multi-year commitment to the farm. A minimum of a one year commitment is required, beginning as early as January 1. Workweeks range from 40-50 hrs per week March-December and 30-40 hours January-February. 2 weeks of paid vacation is provided in the first year.
Salary depends on experience.
Interested applicants should submit:
1. Cover Letter
Send application packet to:
e-mail: [email protected]
mail: Tahoma Farms
PO Box 5966
Tacoma, WA 9841
fax: (253) 272-5408
Contact Dan Hulse for more information: (253) 314-8813