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Staff Tree Grafter

Application Deadline: Friday June 16 at 11:59pm PT

Position Description

The Staff Tree Grafter is a flexible position with no set hours. The position has one responsibility: grafting fruit trees in our nursery.

The position requires the following:

  • collecting budwood from our farm and other gardens (driving required)
  • grafting fruit trees in our nursery

The Staff Tree Grafter will report to the Farm Co-Managers.

Position Hours and Times

Hours and timing for this position are flexible.

Organization Description

Sarvodaya Institute is a 9-year-old, POC-managed non-profit organization focused on helping people recognize themselves as Earth and learn how to engage with our home-body in a nourishing way.  We practice and teach gardening as a practice of healing and regeneration to restore health to all beings, working towards the "upliftment of all."

We are seeking an energetic, highly-skilled, empathetic, communicative, community-oriented person.  We encourage people of any ethnicity and orientation to apply.  You are welcome here.

Required Skills

- Valid Driver's License & car

- Experience and knowledge of grafting including various grafting techniques, knowledge of best times of the year for grafting and collection of budwood.

- Passion for plants and gardening

- Friendly and willing to work with a diverse farm staff


$18 per hour

Application Instructions

Send the following to

- Resume

- Respond to each prompt below. Keep each response limited to 1 short paragraph:

  • Describe your experience with grafting