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Greensgrow Farms


How to Apply:
This position is available immediately. Please e-mail resume, cover letter, and at least two references to jobs@greensgrow.org with “Facilities Technician” in the Subject line.

Facilities Technician

Philadelphia, PA

Posted January 12, 2018

Job Description
Work with the general manager to assure that all departments have the tools to operate efficiently. Ensure that all equipment is maintained in good working order and be able to take direction and complete projects in a timely manner. This is a year-round position, hours will vary by season and by project from 25-40 hours per week.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Clean, maintain and organize tool shed, B Lot and other tool and supply areas
  • Ensure that all of the equipment is in working order or scheduled for repair
  • Complete and remit maintenance records/paperwork on all motorized vehicle and power equipment
  • Complete other weekly task sheet assignments, which will vary by season
  • Replenish fuel stock and ensure all fuel is stored in properly mixed and marked containers.
  • Repair and maintain all farm structures as needed


  • Have a working knowledge of plumbing, carpentry, electrical and vehicle maintenance
  • Genuine interest in the environment, sustainable agriculture, and community development
  • Be able to lift 40 pounds, be comfortable on ladders, and work in all weather conditions
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Knowledge of small engine repair, welding, or farming a plus

This is year-round hourly position starting at $13.25/hr. Successful candidates will receive generous staff benefits including paid time off, health insurance stipend, free or reduced priced farm shares, and eligibility for student loan forgiveness.

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