We currently have several jobs, internships and apprenticeship positions immediately available. Please see below.
Ridge to Reef Farm Jobs
Organic Farm Production Manager
SHORT JOB DESCRIPTION:
Ridge to Reef Farm, St. Croix, is seeking a capable production leader who can help us double our current organic production and expand our customer base for our weekly Farm Share/CSA, Farm to School sales, and farm stand. The manager will implement a production plan according to certified organic standards under direction of farm director while leading farm staff, work traders, and volunteers. As a subtropical farm, we have established orchard and perennial systems as well as the ability to grow most of the crops typical to temperate zone annual cropping regiments. Applicants should have strong references and more than 3 years of farming experience, at least 1 year of management experience, ability to operate relevant farm equipment, excellent communication skills, and basic computer skills. One year minimum contract ($24,000 - $36,000 base; up to $42,000 w/bonus package for reaching sales increase targets). Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for detailed job announcement. (open full job description)
Farmers' Food Hub Market Coordinator
This position plays a central role in getting local crops and meats to our island community by coordinating harvests, storage, marketing, sales, and distribution. Be a part of rewarding change in the VI's food system by leading the consumer end of the Farm to School program, CSA, farm events, and much more. Must have a clean driving record (minimum age of 26 for driving insurance coverage), experience in farm crop/meat handling and marketing, and superb communication/organization skills. Applicable references are required. Part or full time, email for more details.