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Position Title: Agriculture Assistant Call ID: NAD.MAA.2019.05
Request Num: SR20289 Date Call was Listed: Feb 4, 2020
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Feb 4, 2020
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  2 1 0 0
Position Description
Country: United States
Calling Organization: Milo Adventist Academy
Position Type(s): Agriculture
Length of Service: 32-52 months
Who makes Final Decision:   Calling Org
Beginning Date: Jun 1, 2019  (Begin ASAP)
Ending Date: May 30, 2020
Urgent? No
Application Deadline:
Cancel call if not filled by: May 30, 2020
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: Aug 1, 2019
Voice tape/phone interview required? Yes
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: 21+ years
Marital Status: Single
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   Calling Organization   3 meals a day available (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: Portland, OR (PDX) or Medford, OR (MFR)
Airport: PDX or MFR
Travel from Airport to Destination: School will Pick-up
Required Inoculations
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: B-1 or Similar. Type of visa required will vary based on applicant's home country.
    Who Applies: Volunteer
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies:
Police Clearance Required: Yes
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   Yes
Send papers to:
Deadline: May 31, 2019
Visa/Travel Details:
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: Nakamura, Aaron
Title: Vice-Principal for Finance
Additional Information
Confirmed volunteer will be required to complete the "Verified Volunteers" program.
Approved By:   Randy Thornton, Principal for Milo Adventist Academy on Apr 29, 2019. Entered by: Nakamura, Aaron