The Martha’s Vineyard land bank is seeking a year-round part-time land caretaker / goatherd, which position includes occupancy of a house on a rent-in-lieu-of-wages basis. Job description and employment agreement are available on the land bank website or via 508-627-7141. Applications are due by Monday, October 30, 2017 at 3:00 pm at the land bank office at 167 Main Street in Edgartown.
We are a large property in central Virginia and we are in need of a caretaker/farm person.
We are a private farm and primarily raise hay . We plan to re-establish a fish farm that we had in the past. There will be general property maintenance requirements. We require that the individual will be able to service and repair our farm equipment as well as operate it. We have 1000 acres with approx. 650 of that in timber.
Housing will be provided with fair compensation.
Job responsibilities would include:
Maintaining and repairing the various pieces of equipment on the farm:
-JD 5210 tractor
-JD 5075m tractor
-10 ft bush hog
-5 ft bush hog
-New Holland square baler
-New Holland round baler
-New Holland cutter/conditioner
-New Holland rake
-2013 4×6 JD gator
-Skag zero turn mower
-Cub cadet zero turn mower
-Chain saws, wood splitter, appliances
Maintenance of outdoor boiler
Repairing and maintaining farm infrastructure (ponds, roads)
General repair work (carpentry, minor electric and plumbing)
Mowing of fields
Haying of fields
Helping set up and maintain fish farm
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested.