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Posted: November 9, 2018 | Location: , Oregon

Rogue Farms CorpsTraining the Next Generation of Farmers Join Us and Apply for a 2019 Position Today!Ready to Try Farming?  Rogue Farm Corps’ Entry-level Farm Internship program is a great launching point for you to try farming for real! Gain significant experience training on a sustainable farm in Oregon. The Internship is a full season (6-8 month) residential immersion program that combines hands-on field training with a mentor farmer, classroom learning, tours of local farms, and a farm-based independent project. No experience necessary. Learn more and apply today! Take your Farm Training to the Next LevelAre you ready to dig deeper and gain the skills needed to manage a farm or start one on your own? Rogue Farm Corps’ Apprenticeship Program will help you learn how to manage and run a sustainable agricultural operation. The Apprenticeship is an immersive on-farm program for those with two or more years of farming experience who are seeking to dive into the art and business of farming. Hands-on training, classes, weekend workshops around the state, an independent project, and guidance on farm business development will help you gain the skills to plan, design, and run integrated farming systems on your own. Find out more and apply today! Rogue Farm Corps is the only organization in Oregon that offers structured, entry-level and advanced farmer training programs rooted in real-world farm businesses. We work with host farms located in the Rogue Valley, the Portland Metro Area, the South Willamette Valley, and Central Oregon, offering experiences with vegetable production, animal husbandry, dairy, and more. For complete program descriptions, information on our host farms, and applications visit http://roguefarmcorps.org

Posted: October 11, 2018 | Location: Capitola, California

The Resource Conservation District of Santa Cruz County seeks a Program Specialist to join a dynamic team of conservation and agriculture professionals. The Program Specialist will work closely with partners to lead watershed coordination, development and implementation of stewardship in agriculture programs throughout Santa Cruz County and in the Pajaro Valley in particular. Example projects the Program Specialist will lead include coordination of the Community Water Dialogue (a landowner driven effort to reduce aquifer overdraft in the Pajaro Valley), projects to reduce sediment and pesticide loading from farms, and stormwater collection and infiltration projects. This work supports agriculture’s efforts to steward water supplies and protect water quality. The work environment is fast paced, collaborative, and creative.  The ideal candidate is an experienced watershed coordinator and/or conservation project manager with a background in agriculture, environmental science and policy and a solid history of multi-stakeholder collaboration. The successful candidate must have working knowledge of agricultural production and resource concerns, ideally with experience relevant to central coast agricultural commodities and communities. Experience grant writing, developing budgets, managing contracts and subcontractors is essential, as is a demonstrated ability to work within a collaborative team. Additional experience with NRCS conservation planning, permitting and construction project management is a plus. For a complete job description and application instructions visit: http://rcdsantacruz.org/job-opportunities This position is open until filled.

Posted: September 12, 2018 | Location: Gonzales, California

The position has two main functions. The first is to assure that the quality of incoming of raw material, product, processing, and finish goods meets and exceeds FS/QA standards and customer expectations. The second is to effectively communicate FS/QA initiatives, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s), and Global Food Safety Initiative standards (GFSI), FSMA Preventative Controls Rule, policies, procedures and measures to various departments and outside agencies.

Posted: September 10, 2018 | Location: Salinas, California

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Posted: August 23, 2018 | Location: Cotati, California

Treats for Chickens is ready to add a team member to our small but mighty workforce.  If you are an experienced E-commerce Manager who is a strategic and analytic thinker, a problem solver and a ROI generator let’s talk. This is an excellent opportunity for you to apply your expertise and skillset to an untapped area within our business model.  The E-commerce Manager will be responsible for all aspects of ecommerce business for TreatsforChickens.com as well as third party vendors to include business planning, web/newsletter content strategy and development, website design/edits/updates, customer experience, web analytics and web technologies. Involved in both the strategy and the execution, you are a leader who is a big picture thinker and a hands-on-manager/coach to those you interface with. You require results, are Type-A and are committed to flawless execution. In this position you will be working with the Founder/Owner and the Office Manager.  Due to the boutique nature of our organization you are willing to wear many hats and thrive in an environment that works hard and plays hard.     Key Responsibilities:  Address E-Commerce from end-to-end to drive customer acquisition, conversion, and sales on TreatsforChickens.com and third-party marketplaces to include Amazon, Hayneedle and Jet.com Develops annual, monthly E-Commerce forecast and budget, including traffic, sales, conversion and AOV. Provides weekly reporting and insight into Ecommerce performance Creating and identify strategies for long and short-term growth opportunities.  Accomplish online sales objectives by planning, developing, implementing and evaluating new opportunities, advertising, merchandising, and promotion programs Heavy involvement in site merchandising by building and consistently improving TreatsforChickens.com to optimize brand & product placement and performance on site Use market research and site data to understand customer needs, identify new opportunities, and identify evolving business requirements Oversees email marketing programs, seasonal schedule, briefing process, and performance reporting for weekly, transactional, and triggered emails and newsletters. Drives strategy for e-mail testing to increase consumer engagement Plan, execute and measure various tests (A/B, multivariate) to drive conversion, etc. Work collaboratively with the Founder/Owner to carryout vision and Ecommerce growth while continuing to evolve and improve brand Act as business partner with various other internal groups in supporting strategies and initiatives designed to enhance our overall web presence, define our market position, maximize our loyalty programs, and leverage our Ecommerce solutions Other duties for this role will be assigned as necessary/appropriate. Knowledge, Skills, and AbilitiesProficiently perform duties listed in Key ResponsibilitiesProficiency in general office functions, equipment and procedureProblem solving skills – as we scale up the business, we need energetic, positive, solution-based thinkers to implement changes to help grow the companyDocumented Ecommerce management requiredExperience driving traffic, conversion, sales on an ecommerce platformExperience planning and implementing third-party site strategyUnderstanding of Google Analytics tools, experience building and executing an Ecommerce strategyData-driven; clear understanding of retail and marketing metricsThorough understanding of retail fundamentals – merchandising, sales, customer service, production, operations/fulfillment, margins, P+L, etc.Deep knowledge of SEO/SEM, organic keyword optimization, outbound linking, database marketing, social media, etc. Treats for Chickens is a boutique manufacturing company based in Cotati, CA., shipping products to distributors, retailers and direct customers across the United States. We provide certified organic products that are pesticide-free and made with Non-GMO ingredients. The core of our products is Certified Organic by CCOF and our small but mighty workforce believes in Health and Happiness for the Modern Backyard Chicken.   This is a 32-40 hour per week position, M-F. Flexible hours.   Wage is contingent on skillset, experience and knowledge.   To apply: {email the following to admin@treatsforchickens.com}resume (including your salary history)a cover letter (include salary requirements)three references All submitted information will be kept in strict confidence.   

Posted: August 6, 2018 | Location: Santa Cruz, California

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Posted: August 6, 2018 | Location: Santa Cruz, California

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Posted: July 12, 2018 | Location: Santa Cruz, California

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