Position Title: Agriculture Assistant Call ID: NAD.MAA.2020.05
Request Num: SR21263 Date Call was Listed: Jun 8, 2020
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Jun 8, 2020
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  2 0 0 0
Position Description
Country: United States
Calling Organization: Milo Adventist Academy
Position Type(s): Agriculture
Length of Service: 9-12 months
Who makes Final Decision:   Calling Org
Beginning Date: Jul 1, 2020  (Begin ASAP)
Ending Date: May 30, 2021
Urgent? No
Application Deadline: Dec 30, 2020
Cancel call if not filled by: Jan 1, 2022
Duties:     Evaluation of crop viability for both internal usage and external sale.
Planting, caring for, and harvesting crops as designated by program director.
Supervising, instructing, and mentoring student labor.
Other agriculture program and institutional duties as specified by Ag Director, Vice Principal and/or Principal.
On-site Orientation Provided? Yes
Stipend during Orientation?  Yes
Orientation Date:
Voice tape/phone interview required? No
Institution requires signed agreement?  No
Acceptable Dress: Appropriate dress for working outdoors. Boots or tennis shoes expected to get dirty is recommended but not required. Cold weather clothing for winter and fall months. Hot weather clothing for summer months.
Unacceptable Dress:  Spaghetti straps, two-piece bathing suits/bikinis.
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   Housing will be provided with appliances, electricity, utilities, and furniture. Volunteer may be assigned to live with a roommate of the same gender. A living reimbursement of $23 USD per day will be provided OR 3 meals a day plus $3 USD per day.
Gender: Either
Age Preference: ANY years
Marital Status: Either
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions: Please discuss with calling organization.
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:   Experience working on a farm preferred but not required for consideration. Experience working with high school students a plus.
Languages:  English(Fluent) Prefered
Minimum Education Preferred:  2 Years College/Univ
Finance Type: Regular (Shared Funding)
Expense Responsibility Terms/Comments
Visa   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Medical / Inoculations   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Volunteer)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Spouse)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Local Travel   Shared    
Travel (Children)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Excess Baggage   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Insurance   Calling Organization   For Long Term and Short Term positions: Accident, Sickness & Personal Effects & Baggage (PEB) Insurance Protection for Volunteers. For international volunteers serving in NAD: Short-Term Travel Insurance.  
Accommodations   Calling Organization   Housing provided.  
Utilities   Calling Organization   Provided.  
Food / Meals   Volunteer/Sponsor   None provided (See below)  
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   $23 USD per day OR $3 per day if 3 meals a day are provided.  
Other   Calling Organization    
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Days Creek/Milo
Airport: PDX
Travel from Airport to Destination: Transportation will be provided
Required Inoculations None
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: B1
    Who Applies: Applicant
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies:
Police Clearance Required: Yes
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   Yes
Send papers to:
Deadline: Dec 30, 2020
Visa/Travel Details: Visa not required for US citizens.
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Milo Adventist Academy
Calling Division: North American Division
Calling Union: North Pacific Union Conference
Calling Conference: Oregon Conference
Country: United States
Supervisor: Humphrey, Allyson
Title: Business Manager
Approved By:   Allyson Humphrey, VP of Finance for Milo Adventist Academy on May 15, 2020. Entered by: Humphrey, Allyson