Methodist Theological School in Ohio hiring Seminary Hill Farms Coordinator

Delaware, Ohio

Seminary Hill Farm and Events Coordinator  

Methodist Theological School in Ohio- Seminary Hill Farm

The mission of Seminary Hill farm is to provide the campus dining hall, our catering service, surrounding local restaurants and our growing CSA with a healthy, locally grown organic product.  The Methodist Theological School seeks to connect the student body and their ecology and faith programs with a hands-on experience which will contribute to future community leader’s commitment to local, sustainable agriculture and good food.

Title: Coordinator

Location: Delaware, Ohio

Status: Full time salaried, Non-Exempt

Reports to: Manager of Farm and Food

Job Summary: Responsible for CSA member communication, farm and events scheduling, commercial kitchen duties, expense and revenue tracking, hoop house work, transplanting, weed control, side-dressing and irrigation, harvest, washing and packing produce, transplanting and tending to strawberries and blueberries, attending farmers markets, pruning and trellising high tunnel tomatoes…and more.  This position requires a high degree of flexibility.  Job duties will vary with the season (farm) and the dining and catering service (spring and fall).

  • Maintain a clean, safe and organized work environment
  • Develop a weekly CSA news-letter (seasonal)
  • Track expenses and revenues and report monthly to the Manager of Farm and Food
  • Assist in seeding, watering, harvesting and maintenance of hoop house (2) and farm under the direction of the Farm Supervisor and Manager.
  • Assist in CSA member communication and distribution
  • Harvest tracking and documentation
  • Aid in kitchen work when applicable (prep work, front of house)

Requirements

  • Minimum one year of organic farming experience
  • Minimum two years organizational administrative assistance experience or combination of experience and education
  • Passion for local food and sustainable farming
  • Experience in a commercial kitchen atmosphere a plus
  • Social Media management experience a plus
  • Ability to work well with others
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word
  • High degree of flexibility
  • Ability to work in a team oriented atmosphere

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to work long hours under time sensitive demands
  • Ability to lift 35+ Lbs.
  • Ability to stand for 10+ hours per day

Please send résumé and cover letter to tpetersen@mtso.edu

Visit our website at MTSO.edu or visit our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/seminaryhillfarm

 

 

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