With 17 years of successful, sustainable farming under our belts, 47th Avenue Farm is a fertile learning ground for those who are willing to work hard. Our alumni have gone on to start their own farms or continue their agricultural careers with an enviable grasp of what it takes to farm successfully. If you are a person with tremendous energy and enthusiasm for farming (and tractors!) and if you have the experience we’re looking for, please take a look at the positions we currently have open, listed below. We look forward to hearing from you!
Applications due: Friday, January 11, 2013
We are looking for an enthusiastic and well-organized Fieldwork Coordinator to join our Portland-based farm crew. This person will will work with the Owner and Farm Manager to prioritize, schedule & carry out tillage, weeding, watering and equipment maintenance on the farm (yes, tractor operation will be a significant part of this person’s job).
To learn more, download the Field Coordinator Application Packet, which also includes a Letter of Reference form.
Applications and letters of reference are due by end of business day Friday, January 11, 2013.
Farm Crew Members
Applications due: Friday, February 1, 2013
We will be hiring several Farm Crew members for the 2013 season. Applicants with previous agricultural experience will be prioritized, however all hardworking & motivated individuals will be considered. Apply today and join us!
To learn more, download the Farm Crew Member Application Packet, which also includes a Letter of Reference form.
Applications and letters of reference are due by end of business day Friday, February 1, 2013.