Maine – Start-Up Farm hiring Farmer/Rancher

York, Maine

Full time Farmer/Rancher position available.

We are looking to start/expand a farm in York Maine.  This will include planting crops, managing livestock and a possible small scale dairy operation. Our ideal candidate will have the following skills and abilities:

Required Skills:

  • 5+ years of experience farming
  • 5+ years of experience handling livestock, calving cows
  • Rotational Grazing
  • Irrigation systems
  • Planting, Maintaining, Harvesting food crops
  • Repairing/Planning/Building farm buildings and fences
  • Supervising seasonal workers
  • A Valid state Driver’s License
  • Haying
  • Equipment operation (bobcat, tractors, excavators, etc)

Additional Desired Skills:

  • Organic farming practices: Applying Organic Pesticides, Herbicides & Fertilizer

Please send a cover letter describing why this is the perfect opportunity for you, along with your resume.