Mountain Orchard - Assistant Manager / Successor Opportunity, with housing - Granville, MA

Posted on March 29, 2019Last updated 2 weeks ago

The Land

Property Owner:

Farmer or farm family

Property Location:

668 Main Rd. Granville, MA 01034

Total number of acres available with this property:

75.0

Acres of cropland or tillable land:

50.0

Acres of pasture:

0.0

Acres of forested land:

0.0

Other open and/or non-farmable land

We have 25 more acres of open land/ wood land.

Is the property enrolled in a current use or other state program that affects property taxes?:

Yes

Is the property protected with any type of Conservation Easement?:

No

Is there a forest management plan for forestland on the available property?:

No
Farm Information

Water sources present

Available

Types of water sources present

Drilled well
Irrigation system
Town/municipal water

Water sources details

Artesian drilled well. Drip irrigation.

Barns, sheds or other structures

Available

Farm infrastructure details

We have parking for customers, 5 barns, 1 storage building, and 1 workers housing camp.

Farmer housing

Available

Farmer housing details

There is a 3 bedroom unit in a 2 family home available for a discounted rate.

Equipment and machinery

Available

Equipment and machinery details

We own 6 tractors, a 500 gallon sprayer, a 100 gallon sprayer, and 2 mowers available for USE for employees of the farm.
Tenure Arrangement

Tenure arrangement

Other

Other tenure arrangement

Assistant Orchard Manager . This position will have room for job expansion and a potential succession opportunity.
Additional Information

Description

Assistant Orchard Manager

Job Type:  Full-time

We are a 50 acre orchard growing apples, peaches, pears, and nectarines. We are celebrating our 100th year anniversary this season and are looking forward to hiring an Assistant Orchard Manager to our team. We have about 8,000 trees that we prune, thin, spray and pick each season. We are looking for a leader who is experienced in apple farming to become our Assistant Orchard Manager. This leader will have room for job expansion and a potential succession opportunity. Also included in the position is housing with discounted rent.

We, at Mountain Orchard, LLC, pick and pack our fruit to wholesale and deliver to stores, markets, schools and different farm stands in the area. We also have a self-service stand on the property which is open at the start of the harvest season until Thanksgiving. As an Assistant Orchard Manager you will help in leading up to 15 workers at a time, regular and seasonal.

Salary: $30,000 including potential job expansion and an opportunity for succession, along with discounted housing.

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