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Help Wanted: Preservation Garden Coordinator
Seed Savers Exchange is seeking a Preservation Garden Coordinator to join our team. The ideal candidate should be a dynamic individual with a degree in horticulture, agriculture, or agronomy or 2-3 years work related experience and have experience leading a team in a professional workplace. This is a full time hourly position that includes health care, retirement, paid time off, and other lifestyle benefits.
The focus of this position will be on leading field staff in regenerating varieties from the Seed Savers collection, which comprises more than 25,000 varieties. Working under the guidance of the Seed Production Manager, the Preservation Garden Coordinator will be directly involved in all aspects of seed production, planting and maintaining gardens, vegetative crop propagation, and take a lead role in harvesting and processing seeds.
During the winter, work under direction of the Seed House Manager depending on where assistance is needed most. Variety of responsibilities will encompass all aspects of speaking with customers, and receiving, packaging, and shipping orders.
For a complete position description and application instructions, visit https://www.seedsavers.org/jobs.