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Farm Coordinator
Boulder JCC
6007 Oreg Avenue
Boulder, CO 80303

Principal Responsibilities:

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Department: Milk and Honey Farm

Status: Part-Time, Seasonal (April - October), Non-Exempt
Salary: $14-$16 per hour
JOB SUMMARY:
The Milk and Honey Farm Coordinator reports to the Farm and Sustainability Director. Their primarily responsible is taking care of the farm according to direction from the Farm Director: following the crop plan including planting, weeding, and harvesting; pest management, irrigation upkeep, beekeeping, and animal care. Farm coordinator will share responsibility for leading community volunteer hours at the farm.KEY
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Farm work
  1. Carry out the crop plan as directed by the Farm and Sustainability Director. Assist with planting in the greenhouse and the field, harvesting, cultivation, weeding, and
  2. general maintenance of Farm properties:
o Greenhouse
o Orchard
o Tzedakah field
o Educational garden
o Pollinator garden
o Other areas as they are developed
3. Assist with animal care of the goats, chickens, and fish
o Cleaning
o Feeding
o Fence management
4. Assist with taking care of the honey beeso Installing new hives
o Harvesting honey
5. Assist with other Farm projects as requested by the Farm and Sustainability Director
Other Responsibilities
6. Supervise community volunteer times as necessary
o Lead work projects for volunteers
o Train volunteers in good farming practices
7. Opportunity to assist in farm programs
o Help run activities at the farm
o Help coordinate attendance, registration, program supplies, etc.

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Agency Information:

ABOUT THE BOULDER JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER
The Boulder Jewish Community Center's [Boulder JCC] mission is to provide programs and services based in Jewish values and traditions in a place where people of all ages and backgrounds gather to connect, exchange ideas, learn, and grow. The Boulder JCC is recognized for its innovative approaches to community engagement with the next generation and families through meaningful experiences and philanthropy.
The Boulder JCC is housed in a 52,000 square foot facility sitting on a beautiful 10-acre campus in East Boulder. As a community convener and one of the central addresses of Jewish life in Boulder County and beyond, the Boulder JCC prides itself on offering a wide array of community programming including one of the best Boulder preschools, day camps, after school classes, and arts and culture programs serving infants, toddlers, youth, families, teens, young adults, and adults. The new Boulder JCC further fulfills its mission by being a primary destination for all of Boulder County as a place for meetings, celebrations, fundraisers, and other community events.
The staff at the Boulder JCC is hard working, collaborative, passionate, and committed to mission. The team is driven by a desire to serve the community broadly and deeply. The organization continually strives to improve its delivery of content and services with a focus on its values. The Boulder JCC endeavors to hire individuals who are committed to the JCC's values, believe in the power of community and want to help grow a dynamic organization.