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Company Name Eze Farms - Josh Whitlock (view profile)
Location Columbia, South Carolina
Date Posted March 2, 2017
Category A Farm/Business Posting A Job
Job Type Farm Manager: Manages a farm for future generations or manages the people on a farm.
Type of farm? Diverse (Animals/Plants)
Housing provided No
Qualifications Required Passionate about sustainable farming and working with children in poverty, must agree with mission of Ezekiel Ministries, Basic knowledge of sustainable farming practices(we will consider candidates who don’t have an in depth knowledge who are passionate about learning), Reporting Skills, Microsoft Office Skills, Managing Processes, Organization, Professionalism, Problem Solving, Verbal Communication, Ability to adjust to different working environments, Self-Motivated.
Location Specifics We currently hold a 1.4 acre parcel that will be used as a pilot site. We have additional plots of land that have been offered up for use once we have the demand for the additional space.
Tag Words Direct Market, Non-GMO, Organic, Permaculture, Vegetable
Goals/Vision for Farm Ezekiel Ministries is looking for a farm manager to run the new Eze farm site. We need someone who is passionate about sustainable farming, as well as someone who works well with middle school and high school aged boys. Not only will the farm manager be responsible for growing and selling vegetables, he will play a huge role in teaching the boys about Jesus especially the principle "you reap what you sow" through this experience. This will be considered a full-time paid job, working with students year round.
Start Date 2017/03/01
Salary offered/Rental Fee $25,000 base + incentive pay
Land Description 1.5 acre parcel in the inner city of Columbia, SC. Spring on-site that has never run dry. last use of land was a garden over 10 years ago.
Application Process Submit Resume Phone interview Site Visit Office Interview
Description Ezekiel Ministries is looking for a farm manager to run the new Eze farm site at the beginning of the year. We need someone who is passionate about sustainable farming, as well as someone who works well with middle school and high school aged boys. Not only will the farm manager be responsible for growing and selling vegetables, he will play a huge role in teaching the boys about Jesus through this experience. This will be considered a full-time paid job, working with students year round. Ezekiel Ministries is excited to start this journey, and we are looking forward to working with someone who shares the same vision! If you know anyone that may be interested, please contact me at josh@ezeministries.org. Check out this story that the local news station recently featured: http://www.wltx.com/news/local/children-in-columbia-learn-about-farming/324867008

Description

Type of farm?

Diverse (Animals/Plants)

Housing provided

No

Qualifications Required

Passionate about sustainable farming and working with children in poverty, must agree with mission of Ezekiel Ministries, Basic knowledge of sustainable farming practices(we will consider candidates who don’t have an in depth knowledge who are passionate about learning), Reporting Skills, Microsoft Office Skills, Managing Processes, Organization, Professionalism, Problem Solving, Verbal Communication, Ability to adjust to different working environments, Self-Motivated.

Location Specifics

We currently hold a 1.4 acre parcel that will be used as a pilot site. We have additional plots of land that have been offered up for use once we have the demand for the additional space.

Tag Words

Direct Market

Goals/Vision for Farm

Ezekiel Ministries is looking for a farm manager to run the new Eze farm site. We need someone who is passionate about sustainable farming, as well as someone who works well with middle school and high school aged boys. Not only will the farm manager be responsible for growing and selling vegetables, he will play a huge role in teaching the boys about Jesus especially the principle "you reap what you sow" through this experience. This will be considered a full-time paid job, working with students year round.

Start Date

2017/03/01

Salary offered/Rental Fee

$25,000 base + incentive pay

Land Description

1.5 acre parcel in the inner city of Columbia, SC. Spring on-site that has never run dry. last use of land was a garden over 10 years ago.

Application Process

Submit Resume
Phone interview
Site Visit
Office Interview

Description

Ezekiel Ministries is looking for a farm manager to run the new Eze farm site at the beginning of the year. We need someone who is passionate about sustainable farming, as well as someone who works well with middle school and high school aged boys. Not only will the farm manager be responsible for growing and selling vegetables, he will play a huge role in teaching the boys about Jesus through this experience. This will be considered a full-time paid job, working with students year round.

Ezekiel Ministries is excited to start this journey, and we are looking forward to working with someone who shares the same vision! If you know anyone that may be interested, please contact me at josh@ezeministries.org.

Check out this story that the local news station recently featured: http://www.wltx.com/news/local/children-in-columbia-learn-about-farming/324867008
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