Job Opportunities
Maintenance Technician

The Farm & Garden Technician (full time – Orange County) uses prior experience with organic gardening and farming to efficiently plan and execute day-to-day operations.  The position works closely with Farm and Maintenance Supervisors on our urban farms, residential gardens, and garden installations.

Qualifications:

  • Must have experience in gardening, farming, and fruit tree care including:
    • organic methods
    • seeding, planting, harvesting
    • pest and disease management
    • pruning
    • drip and micro irrigation systems
    • seasonal transitions
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs
  • Must feel comfortable working outside doing physical farming activity for up to 8 hours per day
  • Experience with Google Docs and Calendar a plus
  • Must have keen observation abilities and excellent attention to detail
  • Must have own transportation, cell phone, daily computer access, and printer
  • Must have excellent customer service skills and positive work ethics
  • Must have a positive attitude and readiness to learn in a dynamic environment

Urban Plantations is an expanding small business, and the Farm & Garden Technician will play a vital role in all aspects of work and development. This position is ideal for those looking for careers in urban agriculture with a company that fosters a positive culture and self-growth.

Compensation: This position is FULL TIME.  Pay BOE and could be reevaluated 90 days after start date. We encourage all qualified applicants to email a cover letter and resume to: upjobapplicants@gmail.com Please include the title of the position you are applying for in the subject line of your email.