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Assistant Farm Manager - Farming Experience Required

St Petersburg, FL

Overview

At Brick Street Farms, we grow 48 acres of farmland inside our THRIVE Containers in a parking lot in St.Petersburg, FL. Our farms use the best technology that cultivates the most nutritious, insanely d-e-l-i-c-i-o-u-s, wash-free produce you’ve ever had. Our leafy greens are available for you to purchase in our Brick Street Farms market or our online store, as well as in Publix throughout central Florida. Also, look for us on the menus of yummy restaurants all around Tampa Bay.

 

Responsibilities

Assistant Farm Manager Position is a Full Time Opportunity as a Brick Street Farms Employee
Extensive Hydroponic or Traditional Farming Experience Required. Strong opportunities for advancement.

$16-$18 hourly and 6 PTO days

Company Sponsored Benefits

Job Requirements

  • Create and Maintain Crop Schedules
  • Maintain Harvest and Data Logs daily
  • Train new Farm Hands in basic farm tasks
    • Inspect and provide feedback to all Farm Hand daily
  • Manage Staff
  • Create Staff schedules
  • Harvest
    • Trim leafy greens
    • Harvest whole heads of lettuce
  • Complete daily Opening and Closing Checklist of Farm Status
  • Act as “Runner” for Harvesters – bring harvested product to cooler and log harvest data
  • Change CO2 & Propane Tanks
  • Maintain hydroponic tank health
    • Nutrient calculation skills
    • Basic math knowledge
  • ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Advanced maintenance tasks
    • ​​​​​​​Clean and replace filters
    • Manual equipment checks and verification​​​​​​​
  • Ability to train and utilize Farm Software Technology and data analysis

Preferred Skills

  • Hydroponic systems
  • Plumbing experience
  • Mechanical knowledge
  • Plant sciences

Basic Qualifications

Positive Attitude.

Ability to follow instructions.

Prompt and reliable.

Excellent hygiene required.

Must love working with plants.

 

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Job Information

Location:St Petersburg, FL
Type:Full-Time
Compensation:$16 - $18/hr
Level:Associate
Function:Management
Posted On:May 3, 2021
Job ID:16583
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