Iron Roots Urban Farm Seeks Candidates for Apprentice Farmer Position

Thursday, June 19, 2014

YNDC is hiring an apprentice farmer to start by the end of June. The position is open until filled.

Currently, this is a seasonal position that will run June - October, 25-35 hours per week. The apprentice farmer will participate in all aspects of the day to day operations of Iron Roots Urban Farm. These duties will include bed preparation, planting, watering, harvesting, sales, and other farm tasks. Hiring priority will be given to those who wish to start farms in the city of Youngstown, and apprentices will be given one-on-one mentorship as they develop their plans. Please see the position description below for details.

To apply, please submit resume and cover letter to YNDC, in person at 820 Canfield Road or via email to (please note which position you are applying for). Alternatively, an application can be filled out in the YNDC office.