Farm | Garden Assistant

Website Nick's Cove

About Us:

Nick’s Cove is located on the Tomales Bay in Marshall, California. We have a large vegetable garden as well as ornamentals planted throughout the property. Our gardens supply our onsite restaurant and cottages with vegetables and flowers. We use bio intensive and market gardening techniques to keep our beds productive year round. We’re looking to fill this position by March 1st. All applicants must be willing to commit to working until November 1st, though year round employment is available.

Responsibilities:

-Care for the annuals and perennials planted throughout the property, pruning, weeding, and watering the gardens.
-Harvest vegetables, cultivate and work beds, seed flats, and plant starts.
-Harvest and process flowers, arrange bouquets to be sold on site
-Help care for chickens
Job Requirements:

Experience preferred in the following areas:

-Farming
-Garding
-Landscaping
-Horticulture

This is a physical job, applicant must be able to:

-Operate a weed wacker
-Lift 50 lbs without assistance
-Work on their feet all day
-Bend over, work on the ground for extended periods
-Carry and pull loads

Applicant must:

-Work quickly and efficiently, transition between tasks smoothly
-Be a self-starter, take initiative, and work independently with minimal supervision
-Be dependable, reliable, punctual, organized, and tidy
-Pay attention to detail, multitask and take direction
-Applicant must be willing to work either one or both weekend days as well as Thursday (with the option for an additional day in the height of the season)

Compensation and Benefits:

-Paid hourly, rate depending on experience, starts at $17/hr
-Food and lodging discounts
-Health, dental, and vision benefits are available for employees that work 30 or more hours/week

 

How to apply:

-Email kate@nickscove.com with a cover letter and resume

To apply for this job email your details to kate@nickscove.com