Farm Staff Positions

*We will not be offering internships in 2022.  If you have farming, nursery, homesteading, and/or environmental education experience, consider applying for one of our farm crew position.  If not, check out our partner organization for internship opportunities around Oregon: www.roguefarmcorps.org

Assistant Farm Manager –

**POSITION FILLED**

White Oak Farm is hiring a new Assistant Farm Manager to start work March 1, 2022.  We are an organic farm and environmental education center located on 62 acres in the Siskiyou Mountains of Southern Oregon.  We are looking for an experienced farmer to join our staff in a leadership position for the season and possibly beyond.  The position will be available early spring of 2022 and include housing on the Farm.  We are looking for folks that are passionate about organic farming, environmental education and homesteading, and bring a hard work ethic, attention to detail, and positive attitude to their work.

Experience for the position should include living and working on an organic farm for at least two full seasons and competence with most aspects of production.  White Oak is a diverse operation, with annual vegetables, seed crops, fruit trees and berries, animals, a native plant nursery, as well as a robust children’s education program.  The position will have opportunities to be involved in all aspects of our work, with an emphasis on: seeding, transplanting, weeding, irrigation, weed-whacking and mowing, animal care (including goat milking), harvest, seed processing, nursery work, farm carpentry, eco-forestry, and environmental education.  We are looking for an individual (or a couple) with the ability to communicate clearly and maturely; self-motivate; and work efficiently.  Compensation includes a competitive hourly wage based on experience; access to farm fruits, vegetables, eggs, milk, cheese and meat; and use of Farm facilities such as ponds, trails and a sauna. We also have work-trade housing available in a straw bale cabin. The position has flexible hours ranging from 3/4 to full time.

White Oak Farm is committed to ensuring that our programs and hiring practices are welcoming and accessible to everyone, including women, people of all racial and ethnic backgrounds, LGBTQ individuals, low-income individuals and immigrants. To apply please send a cover letter describing your relevant experiences and interests, along with a resume and references to info@whiteoakfarmcsa.org.  Also check out our website to learn more about our work at: www.whiteoakfarmcsa.org.

Staff Member

**POSITION FILLED**

White Oak Farm is hiring a new staff member to start work April 1, 2022.  We are an organic farm and environmental education center located on 62 acres in the Siskiyou Mountains of Southern Oregon.  We are looking for an experienced farmer and/or environmental educator to join our staff as a part time employee.  The position will be available April 1, 2022 and include housing on the Farm.  We are looking for folks that are passionate about organic farming, environmental education and homesteading, and bring a hard work ethic, attention to detail, and positive attitude to their work.

Experience for the position should include living and working on an organic farm or homestead and competence with most aspects of production; and/or experience teaching in an outdoor education setting with elementary age students.  White Oak is a diverse operation, with annual vegetables, seed crops, fruit trees and berries, animals, a native plant nursery, as well as a robust children’s education program.  The position will have opportunities to be involved in all aspects of our work, with an emphasis on: transplanting, weeding, irrigation, animal care (including goat milking and daily chores), harvest, food processing, nursery work, eco-forestry, farm carpentry, and environmental education.  We are looking for an individual (or a couple) with the ability to communicate clearly and maturely; self-motivate; and work efficiently.  Compensation includes a competitive hourly wage based on experience; access to farm fruits, vegetables, eggs, milk, cheese and meat; and use of Farm facilities such as ponds, trails and a sauna.  We also have work-trade housing available in a wood yurt. The position has flexible part-time hours.

White Oak Farm is committed to ensuring that our programs and hiring practices are welcoming and accessible to everyone, including women, people of all racial and ethnic backgrounds, LGBTQ individuals, low-income individuals and immigrants. To apply please send a cover letter describing your relevant experiences and interests, along with a resume and references to info@whiteoakfarmcsa.org.  Also check out our website to learn more about our work at: www.whiteoakfarmcsa.org.