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SOUTHERN MAINE FARMLAND PROTECTION PROJECT MANAGER

A Farmland Protection Project Manager develops and oversees projects designed to protect farmland with agricultural conservation easements, and is engaged in a wide range of activities that include: negotiating donations of conservation easements, purchasing conservation easements, and purchasing farm properties (that MFT will protect and then re-sell to farmers). Project managers are also involved in prospecting for and generating new land protection projects. The primary geographic area for this position includes Cumberland and York Counties, with the potential to manage projects in other areas of the state at the request of the Farmland Protection Program Director. This position is based out of MFT’s Portland office, with occasional travel to MFT’s Belfast office required, and travel to project sites as necessary.

Full Job Description

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, a list of 3 professional references by Monday, September 2 at midnight.

Email: rachel@mainefarmlandtrust.org

Or mail:

Maine Farmland Trust
ATTN: Rachel Grant
97 Main Street
Belfast, ME 04915

If you have any questions, contact Rachel at 338-6575 or rachel@mainefarmlandtrust.org.

FARMLAND ACCESS AND TRANSFER BUSINESS SPECIALIST 

Through MFT’s Farmland Access program, MFT assists farmland owners and farmland seekers to develop business plans that can result in both successful farm transfers and farm acquisitions. The Farmland Access and Transfer Business Specialist provides direct, individualized assistance as well as manages and assists the work of a team of advisers, as appropriate to each farm client’s situation.

This position is based out of MFT’s Belfast office with travel to MFT’s other offices and travel to client sites as necessary.

Full Job Description

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, a list of 3 professional references, and a copy of a successful business plan prepared for a client (with any sensitive or identifying client information redacted).

Email: rachel@mainefarmlandtrust.org

Or mail:

Maine Farmland Trust
ATTN: Rachel Grant
97 Main Street
Belfast, ME 04915

If you have any questions, contact Rachel at 338-6575 or rachel@mainefarmlandtrust.org.

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