Positions with Real Food Farm
We have a variety of positions available throughout the year, especially during early fall and early spring. For example, nearly every fall we generally seek applicants to fill positions for Field Manager, Production Assistant, and Education Assistant while each spring we seek applicants to fill positions for Production Assistant and our Mobile Market team. We also have unpaid internships available year-round. See below for open positions, but check back often for updates!
Current open positions:
Under the supervision of the Farm Manager, the Production Assistant assists in all daily work and food production activities at multiple Real Food Farm locations. Primary responsibilities include: helping implement weekly planting schedule; assisting with harvesting, weeding, planting and other daily duties; managing insect and weed control; carrying out general field observation; managing youth and adult volunteer labor; and staffing a weekly farmers market stand.
This position is a 900-hr AmeriCorps term which requires 20 hours a week on average between November 2014 and September 2015. An AmeriCorps education award is available upon the successful completion of the term.
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis with an anticipated start date in November.
A full position description and details on how to apply are available here: Production Assistant
Urban Production Intern
Urban Production Interns will help with all aspects of Real Food Farm’s production, including weeding, harvesting, washing, facilitating CSA distribution, greenhouse management, seeding, transplanting, watering, etc. Interns may also work with our many youth and adult volunteers, during our open volunteer days (two or three times per week). This position is suited for a college student seeking course credit, or a Baltimore-based individual interested in experiencing the operation of an urban production farm hands-on.
The position hours are flexible. Interns committed to completing 300 hours may be eligible for an AmeriCorps education award.
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.
A full position description and details on how to apply are available here: Urban Production Intern