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PICA Garden Coordinator
Non Work-study

Hiring Information
Hiring Unit: Social Sciences - Environmental Studies
Pay Rate: 12.00
Final Filing Date: 9/26/19 or
Until Filled
Employment Date: 2019-09-08 00:0 TO 2020-06-30 00:0
Hours: 20
Schedule: TBD
Job Description
Skills Required: Background in organic gardening, leadership, office systems, information organization or community involvement

Skills Preferred:
Percentage of Time Duty
50% -Attend weekly leadership meetings and be an active member of the team

-Outreach to PICA community members to encourage their participation in the Saturday workdays, garden hours and other community events.

-Upkeep and care of the A-Quad and B-Quad (Foundational Roots) gardens

-Maintain and use irrigation systems, care for perennial plants, care for orchards, propagate seeds in the greenhouse

-Plan and implement seasonal crop rotations

-Teach and coordinate hands on gardening activities at the garden workdays and create lesson plans to train students in thinking about the social issues surrounding food production

-Host weekly garden hours

-Collaborate with other members of the PICA leadership team to write grants to support PICA projects and student leadership positions.

-Network with other sustainability groups and events to maintain Social Justice Coalition meetings and events
50% -Half of the garden coordinator’s hours will be going to CASFS to learn directly from CASFS staff (5.5hr / week)

-Coordinate with CASFS staff to bring over CASFS interns once a quarter
Courses Required:
Computer Keyboarding Filing Alpha
Macintosh Numerical
Windows Color
Unix Driving Car
Word Processing Truck
Spreadsheet Other Lifting
Databases Fingerprinting Required
Other Hazardous Substances
Special Comments: We are currently looking for one PICA Garden Coordinator. The position will run from Sept. 2019 - June 2020. Start date in Sept. is as early as 9/8/19, but can be closer to the start of Fall quarter.
Payroll Information
Service Team: SHR Operations
Hiring Supervisior: Parr,Damian
Supervisor Phone: 831-359-8710
Supervisor Email:
Account Numbers: 7-445079-2050-20361-ENPIW9-2
Home Department: 000580
Classification: Assistant IV
Title Code: 4919
Date Approved: 6-6-2019


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