Job Opportunities

Welcome to the Land-Based Learning Job Board. Many of the job listings below are postings made on behalf of the hiring entity. Please contact the specified person(s) in the listing to ask questions about a position. Thank you.


SLEWS Program Coordinator
Veteran Coordinator

Capay Mills Production Associate

Job Opportunities at Land-Based Learning


SLEWS Coordinator

Woodland, CA

Job Summary

The Center for Land-Based Learning is seeking a full-time SLEWS Program Coordinator This position reports to the Chief Executive Officer and works closely with other CLBL Program Directors/Managers and the Grants and Contracts Manager.

The SLEWS Program Coordinator will oversee the Sacramento Valley SLEWS Program. This position must be able to collaborate across a diverse set of restoration, landowner (both private and public), and education partners to plan, implement, and lead a robust season of habitat restoration projects for high school youth in the greater Sacramento Region. Projects may be in Yolo, Sacramento, Solano, Colusa, or additional counties depending on the year, and includes writing grant proposals and reports; managing all program funding; program outreach; and volunteer training and recruitment of mentors that serve in key roles to teach the curriculum and help implement creative place-based learning experiences.

The position will be based out of the Center for Land-Based Learning’s office at 40140 Best Ranch Road, Woodland, CA.

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Responsibilities

Job duties include, but are not limited to:

Hours, Benefits, and Compensation

This is a 40 hour/week non-exempt position. Occasional evenings and weekends will be necessary. Range from $24-$27/hour, commensurate with experience. Full benefits after 3 months of employment including vision, dental and health insurance.

To Apply

Review of applications will begin on September 27, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.

Send cover letter and resume in to: Jesus Zavala, Director of Operations, jesus@landbasedlearning.org.

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More information about the Center for Land-Based Learning can be found here: landbasedlearning.org/about.


Veteran Coordinator

Woodland, CA

Job Summary

The Center for Land-Based Learning is seeking a full-time Veteran Coordinator. This position reports to the Apprenticeship Program Manager and is part of the Apprenticeship team. This person will also work closely with the California Farm Academy Program Director and CFA Program Managers.

The Veteran Coordinator will work to recruit, build relationships with, and support veterans as they train in agriculture through our various California Farm Academy programs. The ideal candidate will have a deep knowledge of military culture, experience and understanding of how to help veterans translate their military experience into work skills, and help them achieve their goals in agriculture. Currently, and at times in the future, the Veteran Coordinator will also support outreach for non-veterans. The position will be based out of the Center for Land-Based Learning’s office at 40140 Best Ranch Road, Woodland, CA. This is a hybrid position, and during the Covid-19 pandemic, this position will be able to work remotely some days of the week. Some travel and overnight stays, and weekend work will occasionally be required.

Responsibilities

Desired Attributes

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Hours, Benefits, and Compensation

The Veteran Coordinator is a full-time, hourly position. The hourly wage range is $22-24.50 per hour, and include medical and dental benefits; vacation, sick and holidays.

To Apply

Send cover letter and resume in to: Marisa Alcorta, Apprenticeship Program Manager, marisa@landbasedlearning.org. Priority review of applications will begin immediately. The deadline for applications is October 1, 2021.

Position open until filled.

More information about the Center for Land-Based Learning can be found here: landbasedlearning.org/about.


Job Opportunities with other Organizations


Capay Mills Production Associate

Esparto, CA

Job Summary

Interested in building a vibrant, sustainable market for local grains from the ground up? Do you enjoy working on your feet, are mechanically inclined, and have interest or experience in baking or farming?

Capay Mills seeks a production associate responsible for milling, packaging and shipping our unique artisan flours from our growing operation in Esparto, Yolo County.

Production milling duties

Additional duties

We seek a responsible, detail-oriented associate able to work with minimum supervision and eager to assume responsibility for both flour production and order fulfillment. You should be able to lift 60+ lbs. and be comfortable spending the day on your feet in a noisy and dusty environment.

In return, we guarantee a minimum of 16 paid hours weekly, with additional time (up to 35 hours weekly) paid hourly; the flexibility to set your own schedule; support to attend work-related meetings and events; and an opportunity to grow with the business as we expand into a 3800 sq. ft. production facility close to our current location.

We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds, regardless of race, age, gender identity, or citizenship status. The work requires the ability to lift up to 60 lbs and spending up to 8 hours on your feet.

For more information, email jobs@capaymills.com and tell us a bit about your background, why you’re interested in the job, and what superpowers you might have. Bonus points awarded for experienced farmers, sourdough bread makers, and those interested in promoting local food systems.

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Position open until filled.

More information about Capay Mills can be found here: capaymills.com.