Employment

Business and Finance Manager

Description of Organization and General Function:

The Homeless Garden Project (HGP) is a nonprofit organization based in Santa Cruz, CA that provides job training, transitional employment and support services to people who are homeless. As an important complement to these programs, HGP operates a vibrant community volunteer and education program. The training, employment, education and volunteer programs take place in an organic farm and related enterprises.

Farm Crew Leader

Green Tractor Farm is a certified organic family farm growing mixed vegetables and cut-flowers in La Cienega, New Mexico (20 minutes south of Santa Fe). The farm operates on 3 acres. The farm serves local markets including: 2 weekly farmers markets, local natural food stores, a small CSA, a food hub and restaurants.

Green Tractor Farm is a fun and fast-paced place to work. The physical nature of the work is both challenging and rewarding. The farm crew at the height of the season typically consists of 3-5 people.

Organic Vegetable Farm Crew

The Natural Trading Company Organic Farm is looking for bright, enthusiastic, hard-working people to help with field, greenhouse, and packing shed work. We are looking for candidates who are motivated, dependable, and able to work quickly and efficiently with the physical stamina to work long days outside in challenging weather.

Academic Coordinator II The Organic Agriculture Institute & Small Farms

Location: UC ANR - Davis

Date Posted: June 6, 2022

Closing Date: July 28, 2022

The University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR), a statewide program with local development and delivery, is seeking the following UC Academic Coordinator.

Location Headquarters

The UC ANR Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension Center in Parlier, CA

Purpose

Organic Farmer

ABOUT THE ROLE

The Ridge market garden field manager candidate will direct and coordinate farm activities. In the first stage the focus is to develop the farm productive systems, which include, to prep and amend growing beds in its different sections, irrigation system, germinate and propagate vegetables and perennial plants, develop production system in one the greenhouses (three in total by the summer), to manage the planting of the fruit orchard. All of this done with respect and care for soil and the land.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Value Added Social Enterprise Coordinator

Overview of the Homeless Garden Project

The Homeless Garden Project (HGP) is a nonprofit organization, founded in 1990 and based in Santa Cruz, California, that provides job training, transitional employment and support services to individuals experiencing homelessness, with the goal of securing stable housing and employment for program participants. In recent years, HGP graduates have demonstrated a 90% success rate on average.