Garden Fairy (if you prefer, you can be a Dirt Warrior…)

I want to apply to be a gardenFairyGarden Fairy/Dirt Warrior (your choice).

This position is on-site only

Our Garden Fairies are in charge of all aspects of plants edible and non-edible in our community.

In summary you would be in charge of keeping the land and it’s bounties alive. As with all positions at Tranqvillium, you will not be stuck with just this one role. All members of our team perform general community tasks, and can also change their main role at any time if it turns out that their interest or passion changed. All team members can also participate in any of the other projects being run in the community.

Passions you need to have to be successful in this position:

  • Permaculture based food production
  • Love for all living things growing from or on the ground
  • Researching and learning new skills not only in sustainable gardening but all fields of sustainable living
  • Creating organic abundance on a land that needs help to do so

Tasks:

  • Designing our food and shade production system both geographically and timeline-wise
  • Plant, nurture, and harvest our plant companions from self-selected seed pool in a sustainable manner. (practically creating a food forest.)
  • Making sure that all landscape elements and it’s inhabitants are in support of each other at all times

What you will not have to worry about:

  • Paying rent/mortgage
  • Paying bills
  • Making car payments, insurance, gas
  • Health care
  • Losing your job
  • Becoming homeless
  • Stress
  • Hours of rush hour commute

What you will be provided:

  • Safe, comfortable, healthy and aesthetic living space
  • Healthy and clean food and water
  • Belonging to a team of progressive and awesome people who are not only passionate about natural preservation but they actually are living it
  • Stress free, natural living environment
  • Comprehensive training in your field
  • A wide range of decision making freedom in the field you are most passionate about
  • Access to personal transportation (vehicles)
  • The opportunity to directly shape the way your wider or immediate community operates
  • 6 hour work days with the option of up to 40 hours a week
  • Time proportionate even share of the income generated by our co-op

I want to apply to be a gardenFairy