Now Hiring Fall Young Adult Richmond Farm Crew

August 1, 2018 | AmeriCorps, Farm

Now Hiring Fall Young Adult Richmond Farm Crew

Mid August –  End of October

Learn organic farming skills, harvest the bounty of a Vermont growing season, and help feed Vermonters in need supplying the Health Care Share program. On this crew you will serve as a VYCC AmeriCorps Member. It is a unique opportunity to work, live on a farm (or live locally) and make a difference.

Qualifications

  • 17- 24 years of age
  • Solid belief in the Vermont Youth Conservation Corps mission.
  • Strong desire and motivation to work hard and make a difference.
  • Ability to work long hours outdoors and in all types of weather (it’s chilly here in October!)
  • Openness to learning and receiving feedback.
  • Willingness and commitment to following all immediate and general crew policies.
  • Ability to work, learn, grow in a small tight-knit community

Our Commitment to Diversity:

The VYCC is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Applications from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds, women and gender fluid individuals, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged. All eligible applicants or job-holders have an equal opportunity in all areas of VYCC employment.

Compensation: Living stipend and $1,230.69 Education Award

Positions are filled on a rolling basis, with preference given to early applicants.

Apply now!

Questions? Andrew.Whitehead@vycc.org 802.434.3969