Organic Gardener

Family Operations Geyserville, California


Description

Position at Jackson Family Investments

POSITION SUMMARY:

Maintains garden area that grows exceptional fruit, vegetables, and herbs with minimal supervision.

 

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

 

  • Follow and observe all safe gardening practices
  • Cultivate and fertilize plants, shrubs, and trees
  • Prepares soil for planting and conducts planting operations
  • Order materials as needed 
  • Maintains equipment and tools in operating condition
  • Responsible for vegetable rotation and plant health
  • Responsible for irrigation schedule and monitoring
  • Operates equipment including ATV tractor, rotor tiller, and all gardening hand tools
  • Maintains a groomed garden by general clean up, weeding, pruning, and staking
  • Work with livestock as assigned (chickens, horses, etc.)
  • Other duties as assigned

 

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  • Minimum of 1 year gardening experience
  • Knowledge and skill level to operate all gardening equipment
  • Greenhouse and nursery knowledge
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Basic English is desirable
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50lbs on a repetitive basis. 
  • Must be able to work in a kneeling, crouching, or bending position for extended periods of time. 
  • Ability to work outdoors in a variety of weather conditions (heat, humidity, cold)
  • Must be able to work overtime as needed

 

 

WAGE TRANSPARENCY:
The base pay for this role ranges from $23.66 - $27.80 per hour. Compensation will be determined by candidate experience, skills, and location.    
 
BENEFITS:
  • Health Benefits – Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability & Life insurance
  • 401k with employer match
  • Vacation accrual; 12 paid holidays; 72 hours for Health & Wellness
  • Paid volunteer time - 16 hours per year
  • Learning & Development opportunities
  • Modern Health virtual mental health & coaching visits
  • Wine discounts!
    
At Jackson Family Investments, we respect, celebrate, and take pride in each other’s differences. Together we nurture a culture that embraces fairness, acceptance and belonging. We believe that diversity, equity, and inclusion drive our best innovation, enrich our employees, and connect us to our customers and global community. We aspire to evolve in our commitment for a better future and one that is rooted for good.