Farm Manager needed in southern Catskills of NY ~ Couples Welcome

Tap Rack Ranch

Phone
845-747-8134
Location
Liberty, NY
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
TBD
Date Posted
August 4, 2022
Housing Offered
Yes
Experience
2-5 yrs

Location:

Liberty, NY

The Role:

Experienced & passionate Farm Manager with experience managing the day-to-day operations of a farm. Assist in the upkeep and tasks to tend to a farm as well as a family estate. Housing is on-site for this position.

Responsibilities:

  • Day to day miscellaneous tasks.
  • Order supplies on a regular basis to ensure property always has what’s needed and doesn’t run out. Example of supplies include animal food, burning wood, drinks, farm tools.
  • Work firsthand with management to incorporate new farming practices
  • Plan out and execute plans for new growing fields & hoop houses
  • Compost management.
  • Cutting grass, weeding, planting vegetables and flowers and maintain them.
  • Valid DL to use farm truck to pick up feed & other supplies
  • Take on new tasks as they arise with the growing farm.
  • Learn how to operate heavy machinery such as excavators, skid steers and other agricultural/construction equipment.
  • Maintain all animal coups and ensure all animals are well taken care of.
  • Schedule and manage vet appointments and grooming appointments.
  • Candidates must have means of transportation to and from work.
  • Assist with shoveling and moving snow and ice in the winter.
  • Ensuring the property is clean and presentable to the family and guests that visit.
  • Create schedules to complete ongoing tasks and use them to be efficient and effective in the job.
  • Maintain maintenance issues inside of the locations on the property.
  • Check all fire alarms, carbon monoxide detectors, air fresheners, fly traps and put on a schedule for maintenance.
  • Oversee events on the property.

Skills:

  • Knowledge of organic agriculture
  • Heavy equipment knowledge is a plus
  • Enjoys working with their hands
  • Great personality and great attitude
  • Physically fit to be able to work on the ground and lift 50lb feed bags
  • Willing to work in all weather conditions
  • Able to communicate and work well with others
  • Willingness to be flexible and be a jack of all trades at times
  • Create a safe working environment

Compensation:

  • Based upon experience

TO APPLY:

Forward bio & resume to our email address. Or call for more info.

View website here: https://www.taprackranch.com/

Tap Rack Ranch - NY

 

Email
[email protected]

Phone
845-747-8134

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