NOW HIRING - AUGUST 2019.
Transition Farm is looking for dependable Part-Time Employees to join our existing crew for a minimum six months (September 2019 to February 2020). Local accommodation (Mornington Peninsula) and own transport essential.
Days: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday. 21 Hours+ per week. Pays Award Wages +.
Serious inquiries only. We will only be replying to those that we think would fit this position.
You will be involved in almost all aspects of the farm: seeding, planting, harvesting, cultivating, irrigation, pest and disease control, mowing/whipper snipping, greenhouse work, record keeping, animal care. Most days are full of many varied tasks. You can expect to gain a strong understanding of all aspects of running a small scale, regenerative market garden.
The ideal candidate:
has at least one season of experience working on a farm.
is self-motivated to work quickly and efficiently, either alone or in a group, whether the task at hand is time sensitive or monotonous.
is able to work with us to assess daily priorities and carry out individual responsibilities.
is positive, enthusiastic, and has the ability to see the big picture while paying close attention to detail.
is able to work all day on their feet, and kneeling, squatting, lifting heavy things whether it’s raining, sweltering or beautiful out.
has good communication skills
is capable of driving a manual transmission car (on farm) - experience with tractors would be a bonus.
JOB APPLICATION FORM
Applicants must complete this questionnaire below; include two (2) references, then email your resume to the address provided after this form has been submitted.