Business / Organization Name: 
Boston Honey Company, Inc.
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Street Address: 
229 Lowland St., 1F
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Job Type: 
Beekeeping Assistant
Job Description: 
We are seeking hard-working, committed, positive individuals who are motivated by a career interest in sustainable apiculture to join our team. The candidate will be trained in many of the apiaries' daily operations, including managing bee colonies, assembling boxes, operating forklifts, harvesting and extracting honey, and many other tasks. Applicants should be prepared to lift upwards of 50 lbs repeatedly and work in all weather conditions. No experience needed, training is available for someone eager to work hard and learn. The qualified candidate must be available to travel for extended period of time (4 to 5 months) to work in Georgia (housing is available in Georgia only). This is not a seasonal position, nor a part-time position.
Stockbridge Majors: 
Sustainable Food and Farming
Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Application Requirements (resume, cover letter, etc.): 
Minimum Qualifications: 
Applicants should be comfortable with physical labor in various weather conditions; able to lift up to 50-60 lbs repeatedly; must be comfortable with stinging insects. Energetic, resilient, self-motivated, punctual, and eager to learn. You must have a clean driving record. Capability to use hand/power tools is a plus.
Wage, Salary & Benefits Description: 
Starting pay is $ 12.00 per hour during training, with pay raises after becoming more experienced.