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Farm Support Specialist - Significant Farming Experience Required

St Petersburg, FL

Overview

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

Responsibilities

  • Clean Farms
    • Wipe surfaces
    • Clean floors and drain gutters
    • Empty trash
  • Transplant Zones
    • Plant baby seedlings in proper locations as designated by Farm Manager
  • 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

 

Basic Qualifications

  • Positive Attitude.
  • Ability to follow instructions.
  • Prompt and reliable.
  • Excellent hygiene required.
  • Must love working with plants.

Preferred Skills

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

Benefits

  • $15/hr with overtime opportunities
  • 100% employer paid health insurance for the individual (full time only)
  • 5 paid vacation days (full time only)

 

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Job Information

Location:St Petersburg, FL
Type:Full-Time
Compensation:$15/hr
Level:Associate
Function:Quality Management
Posted On:May 3, 2021
Job ID:16582
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