- A love of food and farming!
Serv-safe certified preferred
Social media experience required
Can-do attitude with strong attention to detail
High level of organization and professional attitude
Must be organized and able to work independently as well as part of a team
Must have strong written and oral communication skills
Experience in managing schedules and staffing a plus
Valid driver’s license required for driving TTOR vehicles.
Background check required
Flexibility to work nights and weekends is required; access to a car is necessary.
Variable outdoor weather conditions. Ability to lift 40 pounds required.
Compensation and Benefits:
This is a seasonal, full time, non-exempt, hourly paid position, with an optimal start date in May. This position is based in Edgartown. Please submit a resume and cover letter.
The Trustees offers competitive compensation and the opportunity to be part of a dedicated team across the Commonwealth who love the outdoors, who love the distinctive charms of New England, and who believe in celebrating and protecting our special places, for everyone, forever.
About The FARM Institute
The FARM Institute is a 162-acre teaching farm on the island of Martha’s Vineyard in Massachusetts, providing year-round, farm-based educational programs for families. Programs focus on farming, sustainability, nutrition, and land stewardship. The Farm Institute is building a new teaching kitchen with an estimated completion date of June 1st. As our inaugural summer, we are planning a robust schedule with multiple programs daily, Monday-
We are participating in a public RFP process to hopefully continue our work as the education partner at Katama Farm, which with the current timeline from the town, should be concluded by early May. In the meantime we are moving forward with our planning process, pending the outcome of the RFP. Although there is still much uncertainty and we cannot officially extend any job offers at this time, we are optimistic and encourage those interested to enter the application process so that we can be ready with job offers for qualified candidates if we are the recipients of the lease.*
About The Trustees
The Trustees is one of Massachusetts’ largest non-profits and the nation’s first conservation and preservation organization. Today, the places we care about are going fast, and the forces undermining them, including climate change, are moving faster.?Our passion is to protect and share with everyone the irreplaceable natural and cultural treasures under our care.?We are funded and supported entirely by our visitors, supporters, volunteers, and more than 60,000 member households.
The Trustees has been featured in the Top 100 Women-Led Organizations in Massachusetts for six consecutive years.
In addition to being an Equal Opportunity Employer, The Trustees aims to create a thriving, inclusive workplace that values each member of its team. We aspire to reflect and effectively serve the residents and communities of Massachusetts who are at the core of our mission.
The Trustees is a signer of the Boston Women’s Workforce Council and a Member of the Boston College Center for Work and Family.
We kindly request that you do not call to inquire about the status of your application. Those candidates chosen for interviews will be contacted.