As part of the Cityblooms team, you will do important work that supports a powerful mission. With a track record of stability and consistent growth, we’re uniquely able to give our team members the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world. Join Cityblooms and contribute to our singular mission – enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.
Located on the beautiful California coast in Santa Cruz at the intersection of the world’s tech and agricultural capitals, Cityblooms makes farming smart. By applying modern Internet-of-Things technology to time-tested hydroponics farming, Cityblooms offers a complete urban farming solution to efficiently grow hyper-local food that is fresher, more nutritious and more sustainable than traditional farming methods. Our motto is, “measuring farm to fork in yards, rather than miles.”
Presently, we’re hiring for these exciting positions at our Santa Cruz, CA facility:
We need an Urban Farmer!!!!
Cityblooms Santa Cruz is seeking a to fill a part time position at its hydroponic farm in Santa Cruz.
-Seeding, transplanting, and harvesting of crops.
-Equipment cleaning and sanitation (a lot of this!)
- Site and equipment maintenance tasks.
-Approximately 15 hrs/ week.
- Mandatory times: Mondays 8:45 AM – 2:00PM. Wednesdays 8:45 – 2:00PM
- Remaining 4-6 hours/ week on flexible schedule.
-$17/hr. starting wage.
Desired Experience and Attributes:
-Zealous attention to detail and cleanliness.
-Good with record keeping.
-Experience with hydroponics a bonus but not necessary.
-Good with people and capable of being a positive representative of our company.
For an aspiring urban farmer, this is an opportunity to learn in a real world setting and gain exposure to a lot of new ideas and technology. We are trailblazing in a new industry so you will need a sense of adventure! Applicants please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Who We Are:
We are product-driven, curious, and creative. We aggressively reinvest in development to keep Cityblooms moving and evolving from expanding usability and power to platform reach. In 2014, Cityblooms began operating its multi-cluster hydroponic farm at the Plantronics Inc. headquarters supplying biweekly deliveries of produce to the Bon Appétit-operated cafeteria. In 2015, the Plantronics installation was awarded the Acterra Business Environmental award in the environmental project category. The company has now expanded operations to its second corporate campus at a major Silicon Valley tech company and is looking to expand into new projects in the Bay Area. Every person at Cityblooms has an inherent passion and driven spirit and it isn’t enough to be able to do the job; we are looking for people that color outside the lines and dream big!
Cityblooms is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.