Farmer Veteran Coalition Joins Hireveterans.com the largest online job board for U.S. Veterans in an effort to help our nation’s veterans get back into the workforce.
The mission of the Farmer Veteran Coalition is to mobilize veterans to feed America. They cultivate a new generation of farmers and food leaders, and develop viable employment and meaningful careers through the collaboration of the farming and military communities. They aspire to lead the national effort connecting veterans to agriculture. They believe that veterans possess the unique skills and character needed to strengthen rural communities and create sustainable food systems for all. They believe that food production offers purpose, opportunity, and physical and psychological benefits.
Job Opportunities at Farmer Veteran Coalition’s:
Job Developer – The Job Developer will be required to develop relationships with Veterans searching for jobs as well as develop business relationships with employers. This position involves career counseling, the ability to instruct and work with a job seeker on developing a resume, preparing the job seeker for interviews and instructing on other job preparedness skills. The position also involves developing, maintaining and expanding a network of contacts with employers to help identify and source qualified candidates.
Chief Operating Officer – The candidate must believe in and care about the mission of the Farmer Veteran Coalition. The candidate should demonstrate a passion for building an organization that offers both our clients and our staff the opportunity for growth and development. The ideal candidate has proven experience in scaling a multi-site organization and a demonstrated ability to both lead and build the capabilities of a driven, bright, and talented team.