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Company Name Heyday Farm (view profile)
Location Bainbridge Island, Wa
Date Posted September 26, 2017
Category A Farm/Business Posting A Job
Job Type Farm Help: Part-time, Full-Time, Commission Based, Job Oriented or Employees
Type of farm? Livestock (All Animals)
Expectations Experience: - Educational background in Agricultural Business, Animal Science or Agronomy - Work experience on medium to small (non-agribusiness) farm - Experience with organic or natural, sustainable farming methods - Experience with livestock and pasture management for soil enhancement Skills and Competencies: Initiative Flexibility Communication skills Analytic Skills IT skills Ability to apply technical knowledge to livestock management Teamwork and leadership Relationships: - reports to Farm Manager and Farm Owners on a regular basis - coordinates with other Farm operators (Agriculture, Farm House, Creamery, Store) - interacts with public as face of Livestock operation
Position Description Heyday Farm is seeking an experienced Livestock Manager to run the animal component of the farm. Duties/Responsibilities: Day to day operational decisions Day to day livestock care Health and comfort of livestock (layer hens, broilers, cattle, pigs and livestock guardian animals) Management of pasture use and soil health Operation and maintenance of Compost System Maintenance of equipment and farm buildings/infrastructure related to livestock Paperwork and administrative records related to Livestock, Pasture and Compost system Quarterly report of livestock, pasture and compost operation Consult with owners and Manager regarding operating plans for short, intermediate and long range Meet with Farm Manager regularly and Farm owners monthly
Location Specifics Bainbridge Island is in Puget Sound, a 35 minute ferry ride from the city of Seattle, in Kitsap County.
Application Process Send resume to steve@romein.com .
Tag Words Livestock
Positions Available 1
Start Date 2017/10/31
Pay/Salary $35,000 - $45,000 depending on experience
Description Heyday Farm is seeking an experienced Livestock Manager to run the animal component of the farm. Heyday Farms is a 30-acre entity on Bainbridge Island, Washington, with a full range of farming activities including raising animals and vegetables for sale, a micro-dairy and an agro-tourism component for small dinners, events and retreats.

Description

Type of farm?

Livestock (All Animals)

Expectations

Experience:
- Educational background in Agricultural Business, Animal Science or Agronomy
- Work experience on medium to small (non-agribusiness) farm
- Experience with organic or natural, sustainable farming methods
- Experience with livestock and pasture management for soil enhancement

Skills and Competencies:
Initiative
Flexibility
Communication skills
Analytic Skills
IT skills
Ability to apply technical knowledge to livestock management
Teamwork and leadership

Relationships:
- reports to Farm Manager and Farm Owners on a regular basis
- coordinates with other Farm operators (Agriculture, Farm House, Creamery, Store)
- interacts with public as face of Livestock operation

Position Description

Heyday Farm is seeking an experienced Livestock Manager to run the animal component of the farm.
Duties/Responsibilities:
Day to day operational decisions
Day to day livestock care
Health and comfort of livestock (layer hens, broilers, cattle, pigs and livestock guardian animals)
Management of pasture use and soil health
Operation and maintenance of Compost System
Maintenance of equipment and farm buildings/infrastructure related to livestock
Paperwork and administrative records related to Livestock, Pasture and Compost system
Quarterly report of livestock, pasture and compost operation
Consult with owners and Manager regarding operating plans for short, intermediate and long range
Meet with Farm Manager regularly and Farm owners monthly

Location Specifics

Bainbridge Island is in Puget Sound, a 35 minute ferry ride from the city of Seattle, in Kitsap County.

Application Process

Send resume to steve@romein.com .

Tag Words

Livestock

Positions Available

1

Start Date

2017/10/31

Pay/Salary

$35,000 - $45,000 depending on experience

Description

Heyday Farm is seeking an experienced Livestock Manager to run the animal component of the farm.
Heyday Farms is a 30-acre entity on Bainbridge Island, Washington, with a full range of farming activities including raising animals and vegetables for sale, a micro-dairy and an agro-tourism component for small dinners, events and retreats.
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