Job Postings

Welcome to the MOSES Job and Internship Board. Please note: MOSES does not have any additional information on the opportunities listed. If you have any questions, please use the contact information provided in the posting. If you’d like to submit a job/internship for posting, please send a website link or PDF detailing the position.  All submissions will be posted at our discretion.

 

Postings

8/20/14  |  Thayne, Wyo.  |  Haderlie Farms
Farm Worker
For a skilled, motivated and hard working individual or couple we have an adventurous opportunity. Adventurous because we operate at 6000 ft elevation in the mountains of Wyoming and we push to grow a wide variety of vegetables, herbs, and cut flowers. We also raise beef cattle, milk cows and goats, raise pigs, sheep and layers. Must have previous experience with animals and ready to capitalize on a great opportunity. Must be a people person with computer and marketing skills.  Learn more.

8/20/14  |  Marine on St. Croix, Minn.  |  Minnesota Food Association (MFA)
Production and Markets Manager
MFA operates Big River Farms, a certified organic incubator farm for primarily new immigrant and minority farmers.  The land-based training program is comprehensive and participants in the program supply produce for the Big River Farms Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program and wholesale distribution service. Some job roles include: ensure organic certification; ensure successful overall farm production; provide training in production and marketing; and develop and maintain profitable markets. Learn more.

8/8/14  |  Davis, Cal.  |  National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT)
Sustainable Agriculture Specialist
If you are interested in promoting sustainable agriculture practices and working with family farmers, small producers and limited-resource farmers, this is a wonderful opportunity. You will work directly with farmers and ranchers on crop and livestock production, soil health, water quality, organic certification, and other issues. A minimum of a bachelors degree is required, along with hands-on farm-based experience. You also must be fluent in written and spoken Spanish. Deadline to apply Sept. 7. Learn more.

8/8/14  |  East Berlin, Penn.  |  Everblossom Farm
Intern
Everblossom farm is looking for full-time permanent and seasonal farm employees for October 2014-October 2015. Employees will engage in several aspects of production and marketing on this diversified organic farm, under the direction of the farmer.  Learn more.

8/2/14  |  Minneapolis, Minn.  |  Linden Hills Farmers’ Market
Market Intern
The intern’s general responsibilities include: coordinating market set-up and break-down each day, assisting vendors with sales, market counts, helping promote the market and helping research the Linden Hills Farmers’ Market’s interest in establishing a year-round public market in Minneapolis, assisting with social media and general outreach to promote the market, and assisting with the market’s special events program. We are looking for an intern who can commit to September through November (every Sunday, 7 a.m.–2 p.m.). Deadline to apply is August 15. Send cover letter and resume to Libby Wyrum.

7/24/14  |  San Antonio, Texas  |  National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT)
Sustainable Agriculture Specialist 
The Specialist will work directly with farmers and ranchers on crop and livestock production, soil health, water quality, organic certification, and other topics. This is a great opportunity for a motivated person to promote sustainable farming and ranching and strengthen local and regional food systems in Texas, New Mexico and the Southwest. Application deadline is Aug. 24. Learn more.

7/24/14  |  La Crescent, Minn.  |  Hoch Orchard and Gardens
Animal Production Manager 
Primary responsibility is managing the grazing system. This entails working with permanent and portable fencing, moving portable shelters, feeding and water animals on the farm. Learn more.

7/24/14  |  La Crescent, Minn.  |  Hoch Orchard and Gardens
Vegetable/CSA Production Manager 
Primary responsibility will be expanding and managing the vegetable production. Responsibilities will also include managing 15,000 square feet of high tunnels and harvest of small fruits. Learn more.

7/7/14  |  Santa Cruz, Calif.  |  Organic Farming Research Foundation 
Research Program Director 
The Research Program Director will lead the research grants initiatives, the development of analytically products, and overall educational efforts. This new senior level position provides an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to build on OFRF’s body of work, to develop programs that encourage more farmers to adopt organic practices and grow the sector, and strategically help guide the organization through its next phase of growth. Learn more.

7/7/14  |  North Little Rock, Ark.  |  Saint Joseph Farm 
Farm Intern 
Intern will work 40+ hours a week on the CSA farm, at the farm stand, and helping run the month-long Fall Festival in October. The main intern duties inlcude sowing, transplanting, harvesting, packing, and marketing vegetables. Interns are expected to have some knowledge of organic/sustainable farming, but extensive knowledge is not required. It interested please subit a resume and cover letter to Katie at KilpatrickKL91@gmail.com.

6/25/14  |  Washington, D.C.  |  National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC) 
Policy Intern 
NSAC’s policy intern will work closely with NSAC’s policy and grassroots staff on the full range of daily activities in our fast-paced DC office. Learn more.

6/25/14  |  Madison, Wis.  |  Dept. of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) 
Agricultural Marketing Consultant Advanced 
This position will work closely with DATCP colleagues and a broad network of external partners to provide market development and support for Wisconsin farmers and food and beverage companies to develop and expand the market share for WI products within WI and nationally. Learn more.

6/25/14  |  Altura, Minn.  |  Heublein Farms LLC
Farm Worker 
Looking for a responsible and skilled person to work at this newly forming farming operation. Plenty of opportunities to get involved in existing business operations. Previous experience with livestock management, market gardening, tractor/machinery operations desired. Contact Daniel for further information at dheublein@gmail.com or 507-951-8178.

6/17/14  |  Wadena, Minn.  |  Buckwheat Growers 
General Manager 
The Buckwheat Growers Association is looking for a General Manager to manage all aspects of the feed grade processing plant and custom grain (seed) cleaning facility. Critical responsibilities include relationship management, productivity and profitability, and communication.  Learn more.

6/16/14  | La Monre, N.D.  |  Northern Plains Sustainable Agriculture Society (NPSAS) 
Executive Director 
Northern Plains Sustainable Agriculture Society (NPSAS) is seeking a creative, experienced, energetic nonprofit professional to become the Executive Director for the is 35-year-old nonprofit membership organization. NPSAS and its members are committed to the development of a more sustainable society and promotes sustainable food systems through education, research and advocacy. Learn more.

6/16/14  |  Minnetrista, Minn.  |  Muddy Feet Farm 
Farm Worker
Second year CSA looking for qualified individuals to help finish out season. Great experience to learn about CSA farming on small acreage. Commitment needed through September. Contact Stephanie at farmerstillman@gmail.com.

6/6/14  |  St. Paul, Minn.  |  Frogtown Farm
Executive Director
Frogtown Farm engages broad and diverse communities in its work to develop and implement an urban farm in the Frogtown neighborhood of St. Paul, Minnesota. The position of Executive Director will be an exciting opportunity for the right person who is passionate about shaping and inspiring the Farm’s development while also developing the foundation for long-term vitality and sustainability. Learn more.

 

Additional Job Resources:

  1. Organic Volunteers
  2. ATTRA Internships/Apprenticeship Board
  3. WWOOF – Worldwide Workers on Organic Farms
  4. Sustainable Food Jobs
  5. Peace Corps
  6. Good Food Jobs
  7. Minnesota Institute for Sustainable Agriculture (MISA)

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