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Experienced Farm General Manager

L'Chaim Farm

Dania Beach, Florida

Job Type Full Time

About L’Chaim Farm

At L’Chaim Farm, in Dania Beach, FL., we are committed to life, to family, and to quality. Our purpose is to provide a space where families can unwind, reconnect, and step away from the stress of it all, while enjoying and learning about Kosher products and organic farming practices. Whether staying for a few days or just spending a few hours, visitors to L’Chaim will have access to Kosher and organic-certified products grown and produced right on the land!

Beyond the duties described below, we are looking for someone to help us carry out the vision for L’Chaim Farm. If you share our passion for building communities, strengthening families, and providing quality products that create a legacy for generations to come, you will be right at home at L’Chaim Farm.  

Mission

Hands-on supervision of the day-to-day operations of the ranch. Manage and oversee the production of eggs, honey, milk, fruits, and vegetables.

Accountabilities

  • Feeding and caring for livestock
  • Milking 8-10 cows by hand twice daily
  • Feeding and caring for free range chickens
  • Responsible for rotating runs for the chicken coops
  • Feeding and caring for show birds
  • Feeding and caring for 2-3 horses
  • Cleaning stalls
  • Manually plant, cultivate, and harvest fruits and vegetables
  • Perform field work that may include tilling soil, applying fertilizers, transplanting, hand weeding, hoeing, and moving irrigation
  • Inspect, repair, and build fences and other related work.
  • Other functions may be assigned.

Education, Training and Qualifications

High School diploma from an agricultural school is preferred, at least 2 years’ experience working on a ranch and cultivating fruits and vegetables is required. Experience working with hand tools such as shovels, trowels, hoes, tampers, pruning hooks, shears and knives is also required.

Valid Driver’s License is required.

Physical Requirements

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk; stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; reach with hands and arms and stoop, squat, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Ability to work outside in all weather conditions including seasonally hot or cold temperatures and in climate weather.

The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Salary/Wage

The salary for this position is $70,000 per year, this a full-time exempt position. Lodging provided onsite.

HOW TO APPLY

To apply please send a resume to andrew.cravey@tz-m.com 

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