April 12, 2021

CULINARY GARDENER FOR ORGANIC FARM IN TUSCANY

  • full-time
  • Government
  • Anywhere

Located in the heart of Tuscany, Borgo Santo Pietro is a five-star, 200-acre boutique hotel and estate with a ‘farm to plate’ philosophy. It features 13 acres of gardens as well as a working farm, artisan cheese dairy and vineyards, and produces organic vegetables for its two Michelin-starred restaurants.

We are looking for an experienced Culinary Gardener to be responsible for keeping the grounds running at full production, 12 months out of the year, and managing close relationships with each chef at our three restaurants to determine desired and create an annual crop plan, ensure produce is grown, harvested, and stored for excellent taste and high-quality product following naturally grown and organic production guidelines. The ideal candidate must be efficient, self-motivated, and highly organized. Must be capable of and experienced in crop planning, greenhouse management, seeding, edible flowers, raising transplants, planting, cultivation, fertilizing, weeding, irrigation, harvesting and post-harvest processing. Keeping the farm looking tidy, attractive and inviting for farm venue events and tours is of high importance.

Compensation: Full time salary commensurate with experience, full live in with accommodation and meals.

Requirements: Experience working on a diversified vegetable farm with minimum of 5 years of farm management required further to be efficient, self-motivated, and highly organized. Must be capable of and experienced in crop planning, greenhouse management, seeding, edible flowers, raising transplants, planting, cultivation, fertilizing, weeding, irrigation, harvesting and post-harvest processing.

If you feel that you have what it takes for this role, please send your CV including a recent photograph and the authorization to the processing of personal data ex D. LGS 196/2003 and will be used exclusively for the selection in progress. Visit our website to learn more about us and for full listings of all our current open positions.

Required skills

  • Agriculture
  • Landscaping

To apply for this job email your details to saadzafar659@gmail.com