Organic Farm Apprentice

     
Pay Range Minimum
Job Code:
XB49
Hourly:
$12.08
FLSA*:
Non-Exempt
Monthly:
$2,093.87
Grade:
222
Annually:
$25,126.4

*This is a Non-Exempt position. Employees in this position are paid an hourly pay rate, on a bi-weekly basis, and are eligible to receive overtime pay for any hours worked over 40 in a work week.

JOB DESCRIPTION: Reporting to the Oxford College Organic Farmer/Educator, this position is responsible for ground preparation, crop planting, care, weeding, etc. in support of Oxford's organic farm. Responsible for mowing, mulching, and general maintenance of grounds. Handles the picking, packing, and marketing of crops. Performs other related duties as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A high school diploma, or a Bachelor's degree, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Prefer knowledge of organic farming practices, marketing of produce, and the local food movement. Horticulture skills of propagation, weeding, scouting, and harvest are also preferred.

The above statements are intended to describe the work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of the personnel so classified.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER:

Emory University is dedicated to providing equal opportunities to all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran's status, or any other factor that is a prohibited consideration under applicable law.

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