EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AT BRISTOL AGGIE

All available job opportunities at Bristol Aggie are posted to the SchoolSpring.com website. Any questions can be sent to djgwozdz@bcahs.com

CURRENT AGRICULTURAL & ENVIRONMENTAL RELATED JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Do you have an opening for an Agricultural - Environmental related position?

Posted (4/5/2021)

TJS Lawn and Landscape LLC

185 Stafford Road, Tiverton, RI

4 Full-time, Part-time, Summer

Description: Landscaping. Driver's license preferred. Compensation based on upon performance/experience. Open until filled. Contact Tony Silva at 9789945409 or tjs.landscape@yahoo.com

Landscape Pros Inc

103 Sumner Street, West Brockton, MA

2 Full-time

Looking for a landscaper, will be working with commercial mowers, blowers, backpacks, line trimmers, etc. Commercial and residential weekly maintenance, spring/fall clean-ups, mulching, planting, possible hardscape. Winter work available. Contact Numbers: Day (508-238-7022) Night (781-389-8084) Contact for information for after-graduation employment. Must be 18 years old, a hard worker, reliable and willing to learn. Experience is a plus but not required. $14/16 an hour. Open until filled. Contact Steven Weiner at 5082387022 or landscapepros88@hotmail.com

Osprey Point Farm

118 Bayview Avenue, Berkley, MA 02779

2 positions - 1 Agricultural work and 1 Animal Science
Full-time, Part-time, Summer

Farming duties - taking care of land and animals. The agricultural position would assist in planning and implementation of planting vegetables and fruits and the associated cultivation. The animal position would assist in the planning and implementation of zone grazing cattle, sheep, goats, poultry and any associated duties in the care of the animals. A farm stand where farm products can be sold are in the works. No experience necessary. $15/hour. The positions will be open until filled. Contact Tim Corsini at 7742266754 or timcorsini@yahoo.com

Jackie White

7 Olin Howland Way, Westport, MA 02790

Stable Hand
Part-time

Looking for a farm hand with equine experience for a breeding farm. $13.50 per hr. Position will remain open until filled. Contact Jackie White at 5082947463 or kpitcln1227@aol.com

Posted 3/29/2021

Narragansett Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

Prudence Island, Portsmouth, RI

1 Full-time, Summer
The Narragansett Bay Research Reserve is seeking a motivated individual to fill their Seasonal Groundskeeper position for the 2021 season. The Seasonal Groundskeeper works under the supervision of the Parks Manager and helps to maintain the Reserve facilities and grounds. Duties may include but are not limited to mowing, trimming, brush removal, garden maintenance, trash removal, and general upkeep. The Reserve is located on Prudence Island in Portsmouth, RI. Access to the island is by ferry from Bristol, RI. Ferry transportation costs are covered by the Reserve. Pay rate is $11.50 / hour, schedule is 40 hours per week. Seasonal term is for six months, from May to November. Please email Caitlin Chaffee at caitlin.chaffee@dem.ri.gov to apply.
Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and be physically qualified to perform assigned duties as evidenced by a physician's certificate. Position will remain open until filled.

Lyon Landscape Nursery

250 Bent Street, Franklin MA

3 Full-time, Summer
We are looking for laborers with an interest in learning about hardscaping, masonry, landscape design, carpentry and excavation. Our company specializes in creating outdoor living spaces. Our crew is willing to teach as much as possible. $15-17 per hour. Open until filled. Contact Cam Lyon at 774-289-5032 or clyon108@gmail.com

(Posted 3/21/2021)

Unleashed on East/Kozy Kennels

619 East Street, Mansfield MA, 02048

508-339-0791
Dog Daycare Technician
Hours: Monday through Friday 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm (Or immediately following classes)
Unleashed on East is seeking a responsible & reliable candidate with experience working with dogs.

Job Responsibilities:

• Play with and monitor large groups of dogs during group play
• The ability to assess and control large groups of dogs
• Keep accurate records of the dog's behaviors and habits
• Maintain a clean and safe play area
• Clean and sanitize inside and outside areas daily
• Clean and set up for the next day's daycare session
• Examine and freshen dogs in preparation for departure
• Interact with pet owners upon departure
• Processing credit cards and taking phone calls

Send resume to unleashedoneast@gmail.com

(Posted 3/18/2021)

Brilliant Dahlia Flower Farm, LLC

14 Chestnut Street, Rehoboth, MA 02769

2 positions available
Starting Mid May-October
We are looking for 1-2 interns to help work our form for the 2020 season. Brilliant Dahlia Flower farm is a 12.9 acre farm which specializes in cut flowers production. You will have a unique opportunity to learn everything about growing cut flowers for market and on-farm events. This is an internship and I love to teach and I am committed to training and passing on knowledge to our interns. While you do not need experience, you must bring a desire to learn, be self-motivated, flexible and hard working.

Schedule: The position is flexible and we would like someone to commit to working at least two days during the week, including Wednesday, Saturdays and during any special events. We are having a few U-Pick events, yoga classes, a photography and painting class this year. We also have enough work for a full time intern but we are flexible.

Click here for a full description of this position. Contact Sharon Hoskins/Owner/Flower Farmer at 508617-1634

Kirkbrae Country Club

197 Old River Road, Lincoln, RI 01865

2 position available
32 hours/ week, $13.25/hour


Starting May 1. General golf course daily maintenance: cutting greens, tees, rough raking bunkers and other aspects of golf course maintenance. Must have a valid driver's license. Contact Peter Wood, Golf Course Superintendent at 401333-1067 between 7am - 3PM

Shadescapes

39 Parker Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Part-time

Starting April 12, depending on weather. Weeding, raking, deadheading, sweeping, blowing, grading, mulching, watering, amending soil, planting, edging, wheelbarrow work, digging. Must be 18 with a driver's license and reliable vehicle. Monday - Friday, possibly weekends, 8-5pm (after school possible). No benefits at this time. $17-18/ hour Contact Nancy Hewit, owner at 508-259-0881 between 8am - 6PM

(Posted 3/16/2021)

Stone Dog Inn

258 Plain Street, Norton, MA

Camp Counselor

Multiple - Part-time

We are looking for an upbeat camp counselor!

Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:
Supervising play of a large group of dogs made up of multiple breeds and sizes
Managing their behavior and anticipating any potential problems by understanding their individual cues (dog savvy individuals will shine here)
Maintaining a clean indoor and outdoor space at all times. Constantly and quickly picking up after them.

The right fit will be:

  • Someone who enjoys working outside in New England weather
  • Someone with a positive/upbeat attitude
  • Social media savvy- and someone who truly enjoys taking photos of dogs and capturing their time at daycare
  • Pays attention to detail
  • Honest and trustworthy
  • Active and enjoys moving around with our pups
  • Fun-loving personality and is genuinely passionate about dogs"
  • Preferably prior working experience with dogs.


The position will remain open until 5/1/2021. $14 an hour. If interested, please contact Shannon Staples at 508-455-7060 or shannon@stonedoginn.com

The Trustees of Reservations

Weir River Farm, 140 Turkey Hill Lane, Hingham, MA 02040

Camp Educator
5 positions available - Summer


"The Trustees are hiring summer educators for two Summer Adventures camps on the South Shore:
Weir River Farm Camp is a children’s day camp located at Weir River Farm in Hingham, MA. The barnyard animals, beautiful trails, Learning Garden, and surrounding diverse wildlife habitat are what make this farm a special place.
World’s End Camp is a children’s day camp located at World’s End Reservation in Hingham, MA. This 251-acre coastal property offers rocky shores, broad hillsides, and open fields bracketed by woodlands with sweeping views of the Boston skyline. In daily camp adventures, we explore the fields, shoreline, and forests. 
Trustees Camp Educators connect children to the land and the natural systems that support us all, while offering valuable time outdoors, exploring, making friends, and having fun. Camp Educators work a 35-40-hour week, Monday through Friday from June 21–August 20, with a required full week of training during the week of June 14. Camp Educators are responsible for the planning and daily execution of camp programs and activities, and direct supervision of campers, 5-13 years old. They must be 18 years or older. For more information or to apply, visit our website.
Qualifications:

 

  • Experience in outdoor education, working as a camp counselor, classroom teacher, or informal educator with children ages 5-13
  • Knowledge of or interest in nature/farm-based education and desire to share your passion for the natural world with children
  • A familiarity with Weir River Farm/World’s End and The Trustees of Reservations
  • Must be outgoing, inclusive, creative, and demonstrate a willingness to learn



Other Requirements:
Reliable transportation
Must be available for training week and all weeks of camp:

 

 

  • Training week: June 14 - 18
  • Weir River Farm Camp: June 21 - August 20 (9 weeks)
  • World’s End Camp: June 28 - August 20 (8 weeks)
  • A satisfactory criminal background check (CORI and SORI)
  • Adult/Child CPR and Basic First Aid certifications required by June 1, 2021
  • Able and willing to work outdoors in variable weather conditions


To apply or for more information, contact Anne Smith-White, Director South Shore Portfolio at asmithwhite@thetrustees.org or 781-259-3655

 

(Posted 3/3/2021)

Foxborough Country Club

33 Walnut Street, Foxborough, MA 02035

3 Superintendent Positions
Full-time, Part-time, & Summer

Looking for full time, part time and Horticulturalist positions. Work in a fun educational environment with plenty of flexibility and room to grow. We realize work is not your entire life and want you to work hard when here but enjoy life when not. Can train anyone willing to learn. 15-20$/hr Applications open 6/15/2021. Contact Michael Poch at 6176992466 or mwpoch@verizon.net

Spillane's Nursery & Landscape

182 Plymouth St Middleboro MA

Whole Nursery Assistant
Full-time, Summer

Spillane’s Nursery & Landscape is seeking an experienced Wholesale Nursery Assistant Manager with at least (2) years’ experience in a retail environment. This position will report directly to the Nursery Manager and Director of Operations and will assist in sales, loading material, pulling nursery stock, and job ordering. Knowledge of plant material is necessary. Salary based on Experiences.
Duties:
• Assist wholesale customers in picking out nursery material. Making substitute recommendations as necessary
• Meet with Landscape Architects to tag plant material for current landscape installs
• Help nursery staff unload and load trucks with the proper plant material
• Assist with inventory and purchase order fulfillment, sales and use of point of sales software, marketing
• Help monitor nursery and greenhouse nursery stock to ensure quality
Must have dependable transportation to and from work. Must be on time and report to work as scheduled. Experience: Highschool Education and 2 years Retail Experience Preferred. Position open until 4/30/2021. Contact Tim Spillane at 5085256635 or tspillanejr@spillanesnursery.com

(Posted 1/21/21)

Avant Gardens

710 High Hill Rd. Dartmouth MA 02747

Landscape Installation Technician
Full-time, Part-time, & Summer

Avant Gardens is a 30 year old landscape design and build firm in Dartmouth MA, specializing in customized, innovative plantings and hardscape, with an emphasis on dry laid stonework. We practice organic plant care and also have run a nationally known mail order nursery for 25 years and have become as source for the and unusual plants that do well in New England gardens.
Soil and site preparation for planting a unique and varied selection of trees shrubs and perennials as well as hardscape, including the installation of patios, walkways and dry laid walls. Occasional garden maintenance work in client’s gardens and at our Avant Gardens plant nursery. Ideal candidates are eager to learn about and nurture plants, can lift 50 lbs. and is a positive team player and enjoys outdoor work year-round. Occasional Saturday working hours during the busiest times of the season. $15.00 hourly rate to start, adjusted to commensurate with plant knowledge and work experience. Full time employees receive holiday pay and 2 weeks paid vacation during holiday break. Horticultural and landscape construction experience is preferred but will train the passionate and committed candidate. A degree or vocational training in plant, soil and environmental sciences is helpful. Please send a resume and statement of your interest in the landscape profession to plants@avantgardensne.com Christopher Tracey 508-998-8819

Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway Conservancy

185 Kneeland Street, Boston, MA 02111 | 617.292.0020

Available Positions
Executive Director
Seasonal Work
Seasonal Horticulturist
Seasonal Horticulturist/Irrigation Technician
Internship Positions
Horticulture Intern - Summer 2021

The Conservancy has sole responsibility for managing all aspects of the Rose Kennedy Greenway, including horticulture, programming, public art, maintenance, and capital improvements. We envision a vibrant, inclusive, and evolving gathering place that offers healthy green space, fun, engaging, and thought-provoking experiences, and a testing ground for new ideas. We pursue our mission through park care that sustains year-round beauty, ensures safety, and models environmental stewardship; robust programming that showcases and supports the ingenuity and breadth of our community; and temporary exhibitions of contemporary public art that facilitate artistic experimentation and speak to our current moment; raising the standard of excellence for urban park management. Visit the links above for more information about careers.

(Posted 1/5/2020)

Evergreen Tree & Landscape

Seekonk, MA 02771

Landscape Construction Crew Member
Full-time, Part-time, & Summer

Seeking a motivated, dedicated, and hard-working individual to join our company as a member of our landscape construction team. Evergreen is an upscale garden center and nursery located in the north end of Seekonk, MA, that also provides professional landscape design and construction services. Duties would include site and planting bed preparation, planting of trees, shrubs, and perennial and annual flower beds, lawn construction and renovation, and the installation of walkways, patios and retaining walls. In addition, a limited amount of time could be made available working in the nursery, greenhouses, or retail sales area if desired. A knowledge of plants is helpful but not required. Applicant should have a passion for plants and enjoy working with people. A degree or working toward a degree in horticulture is beneficial. Salary/hourly rate is commensurate with experience and education. Benefits include Paid Holidays, Paid Vacations, 401 Retirement Plan and Health Insurance Stipend. Posting valid until 4/1/2021 Contact Larry Hindle at 5087615505 evergreentree@verizon.net

Evergreen Tree & Landscape

Seekonk, MA 02771

Garden Center ~ Greenhouse Team Member
Full-time, Part-time, & Summer

Evergreen is seeking a motivated, dedicated, and hard-working individual to join our company as a member of our garden center/greenhouse team. Responsible for assisting in sales, and growing, handling and care of all nursery and greenhouse plants. Will be working with a professional staff who have lots of fun while enjoying their jobs growing and caring for plants and helping customers with their gardening needs. Applicant should have a passion for plants and an interest in annuals, perennials and foliage plants in addition to woody trees and shrubs and enjoys working with people. A knowledge of plants is helpful though not required. Working towards a degree in ornamental horticulture is beneficial though not required. Salary/Hourly rate is commensurate with education and experience. Benefits include Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, 401K Retirement Plan, Health Insurance Stipend. Posting valid until 4/1/2021 Contact Larry Hindle at 5087615505 evergreentree@verizon.net

Posted (12/18/20)

Acushnet River Valley Golf Course

Acushnet MA 02743

Golf Course Superintendent
Part-time, Summer

These (possibly 2) are entry level positions on the golf course maintenance staff of the Acushnet River Valley Golf Course. Responsibilities include but are not limited to; operation of mowing equipment and string trimmers, sand bunker maintenance, setting tee markers and cart control barriers, seeding and sod work, landscape and ornamental maintenance, cart path maintenance, tree and shrub maintenance, assist in project work and perform other duties as directed by his/her supervisor. Interested applicants need to possess a learner’s permit or driver's license. Experience is preferred but not necessary. Posting open until 5/24/2021. $12.75/hour. Contact Stephen B. Tibbels, CGCS at stibbels@acushnet.ma.us or 5089850047

(Posted 12/11/20)

Farm Animal Caretaker

Westport, MA 02790

Part-time
Looking for a kind and eager farmer/animal caretaker to provide some help with our chickens. The hours will vary by week but generally around (1-5 hours). You will need to have your own transportation and be located in the Westport area. $12/hour No experience required. Position open until 1/15/2021. Contact Sequoia Johnson at sequoiajohnson123@gmail.com or 6037770105

(Posted 10/5/20)

Stable Hand/ Exercise Rider

Looking for an experienced equestrian who has excellent people skills and is hard-working, reliable, and cheerful, to work on a beautiful private island off the coast of Cape Cod. Our herd of 16 horses mostly live out so mucking is minimal and easy. This is a year-round, 5-day 40 hour work week position. Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to tacking/untacking, getting horses fit, horse care, keeping barns tidy, cleaning stalls, feeding, grooming and basic first aid, stacking hay and caring for small sheep flock. Pay starts at $13.00 an hour, negotiable for those with more knowledge and experience. Benefits: Position includes company housing in a one-bedroom apartment which includes cable tv, internet, landline, heat and electricity. Accrued 2 weeks vacation, 5 sick days and 5 personal days per year. Health and dental insurance. 401k available after 1 year of employment. Send resume to; Michelle Longo 4longos@gmail.com

(Posted 8/2020)

Coonamessett Farm

Falmouth, MA

Field Crew
Full-time, year-round

The work varies, but will include planting, weeding, harvesting, washing, and packing a wide variety of vegetables and small fruit. Workers may also be involved in greenhouse work, grounds maintenance, animal care, or other aspects of the operation based on the farm’s needs and the worker’s inclination.
The worker will be expected to work 5 days per week, 8 per day. Applicants should be willing to work at least one weekend day. The workday starts at 8am and usually goes until 4-5pm. Hourly pay begins at $14/hour with the potential of a year-end bonus contingent on completion of a time commitment agreement, plus free vegetables from the farm. There is potential for increases for longer term workers based on their performance. Applicants should be able to lift 50+ lbs repeatedly. Housing is not available. For all field crew employment opportunities please contact Ron Smolowitz (cfarm@capecod.net) In the email subject line please put applying for field crew position