Homesteading Help

Full-time NVHomesteadingCouple posted 2 months ago

Job Description

[Homesteading Help]

Homesteading Help

Job Overview: We are a couple with land in NV. We intend self-build an off-grid eco home, and cabins/tiny houses/rv sites to rent. Additionally we want to have a market garden as well as provide food for the “family” (including you?) on the property. We’re looking for people to build this dream with us.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Builds permanent structures using earthbag and traditional methods
  • Plants, harvests, and maintains farm
  • Tends Animals
  • Installs and maintains septic, greywater, and well inputs
  • Services off grid wind and solar power systems
  • Manages camping cabins
  • Homesteads with us
  • Shares vision, work, and rewards
  • Creates community
  • Loves or makes physical art, music, crafts

Pay & Schedule

  • Pay negotiable, includes RV site w/hookups & dump, tiny house/cabin occupancy, or ?
  • Hours on a homestead are determined by what needs to be done and when it needs to be done 😉
  • We’re not ready to build yet, but looking for the right fit with other singles couples, or families

Qualifications:

  • Experience with construction or farming a plus
  • Experience with hospitality industry a plus
  • Experience with dairy/meat animals (mini cows or goats) a plus
  • Experience with orchards a plus
  • Experience with beekeeping a plus
  • Experience with web design and digital marketing a plus
  • Able to pass a background check as we expect to be foster/adoptive parents and you will live on the property
  • Willingness to learn anything related to off-grid homesteading
  • Pagan, omnivore, dog & LGBTQ+ Friendly
  • No regular/heavy drinkers/pot smokers, please. No illicit/illegal drug use at all.
  • Families welcome, kids and friendly med-large dogs too! (Hawks abduct small pets)
  • Able to perform physical labor tasks including lifting, walking, carrying, pulling, etc
  • Licensed drivers preferred

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