Three Rivers Park District

Seasonal Community Supported Agriculture...

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Location
Gale Woods Farm, Minnetrista, Minnesota
Salary
$9.50 - $16.96 Hourly
Posted
Mar 15, 2017
Closes
Apr 01, 2017
Category
Other
Employment Status
Seasonal
Job Type
Seasonal

Description
Assists the Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Coordinator with the Gale Woods Farm CSA. This gardening program grows food for community members who purchase shares, to the local food shelf and provides work and learning opportunities for middle age school youth farmers.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Assists with the planting, cultivating and harvesting of the vegetable production garden.     

Prepares for the twice weekly CSA farm market by using good agricultural practices in the post-harvest handling of garden produce.

Assists CSA members and park guests by answering questions.

Performs other related duties as apparent or assigned. 


Qualifications
Experience with  gardening and agriculture education preferred, but not required. Previous Three Rivers Park District experience preferred.


Selection Procedure
A fully completed Three Rivers Park District Online Application must be received by Human Resources by the closing date and time listed on the job posting.  Any materials received after the closing date and time will not be considered. Applications will be evaluated on the basis of relevant experience and training. The top group of applicants will be invited to participate in further job screening. 
Final appointment is contingent upon the applicant passing a background investigation including a criminal history search. Costs of the background will be paid for by Three Rivers Park District.

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