Farm Caretaker PM-49

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Description

Private New York City-based family seeks an experienced Farm Caretaker to support a working farm in Litchfield County (CT), including hands-on fieldwork, opening and closing farm facilities, coordination of deliveries, and property maintenance and upkeep, The schedule for this position will be five days a week, with the flexibility to work longer hours or occasional weekends as needed. The ability to work both independently, as well as with a team is a must! The ideal candidate will be highly organized and resourceful, ensuring smooth farm operations, handyman work, and working in the fields when needed.

Responsibilities

• Landscaping the farm
• Snow clearing
• Wood chopping
• Pool and pond maintenance
• Vehicle maintenance
• Animal care (chickens, goats, sheep, a miniature horse, etc)
• Performing fieldwork as needed

Requirements

• Fluent in English; exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal
• Excellent references required from both current and previous employers
• Ability to seamlessly follow direction as well as independently lead a team
• Self-starter mentality with ability to maintain year-round productivity
• Flexible and willing to handle various tasks
• Excellent problem-solving skills
• Flexibility with scheduling; ability to work both overtime and weekends as needed
• Exceptional organizational skills and detail orientation
• Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
• Valid Driver’s License; confident driver with zero points; Valid Passport
• Able to legally work within the United States for any employer

Highlights

Job Type
Full Time
Salary Offered $45,000 - $50,000
Per Year
Potential for Bonus Yes
Benefits
Full non-contributory medical benefits offered after 90 days of employment

Location

Litchfield County, ,

Details

Posted by Vanessa King
Reference ID PM-49
Industry
Property Manager
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