Farm Manager/Farm Assistant

Rocky Point, NC/United States


Your Tasks:
 

  • Practical daily activities, e.g. driving tractors, operating machinery, mowing grass, feeding livestock, spraying fields, etc;
  • Buying supplies, such as fertilizer and seeds;
  • Maintaining and monitoring the quality of yield, whether livestock or crops;
  • Monitoring animal health and welfare, including liaising with vets;
  • Regularly exchange with owner on vegetables; grow vegetables regularly and share them with employees
  • For any company events at the farm, support set up and tear down
    • Assist with Kidscamp according to Kidscamp coordinator (e.g. set up different stations)
  • Maintaining a knowledge of pests and diseases and an understanding of how they spread and how to treat them;
  • Applying health and safety standards across the farm estate
     
    Your Qualifications:
  • Highschool degree
  • Over three years of experience in farming and agriculture
  • Familiar with health and safety standards for livestock
  • Basic PC skills (especially Microsoft Excel);
  • Interpersonal skills and communication skills.
  • Team player, open-minded and flexible.
  • Initiative, self-driven and independent; able to work under pressure and multi-tasks.
  • Patient and ready to help people
If you feel this posting is exactly what you’re looking for, please submit your cover letter and resume to hr@ika.net.