Farm Manager in Trenton, GA

Land to Table Farm

Job Description

Land to Table Farm raises Red Wattle hogs, several heritage breeds of turkeys, and laying ducks and hens. We take a natural approach to animal husbandry and gardening, with the aim to be sustainable and regenerative.

We have increased production of pork and turkey to meet our high customer demand and we are looking for someone to grow with us!

This is a full-time, Monday – Friday position but the hours can be somewhat flexible. The ideal candidate would have at least two years of farming experience, but related experience will also be considered. We’re looking for someone with a positive attitude, strong work ethic, and a desire to learn.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Processing customer orders
  • Inventory control
  • Monitoring the inventory of livestock feed and notifying the owner of when to re-order
  • Leading a small team of volunteers, part-time employees, and temporary workers
  • Feeding and watering livestock
  • Washing and packing eggs
  • Cleaning livestock pens
  • Fence maintenance and repair
  • Vegetable, herb, and flower gardening from seed to harvest
  • Assisting with specialty livestock care i.e., vaccinations, castrations, deworming
  • Moving livestock between pastures and onto trailers
  • General property maintenance

Requirements:

  • Prompt arrival to the farm at the scheduled start time
  • A genuine respect for the livestock that is reflecting in the care and treatment of them
  • A diligent and efficient work style
  • A positive attitude
  • An aptitude for and desire to learn new skills in the field of agriculture and animal husbandry
  • A clean driving record
  • Experience with hauling trailers is a plus
  • 2+ years of farming experience is preferred

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $17.00 – $19.00 per hour

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Trenton, GA: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

  • Farming: 2 years (Preferred)

Work Location: In person