Marfa Maid Goat Dairy is accepting applications for its Dairy Intern program. The position starts as early at February 1, 2020 and runs through to November 2020.
The person who becomes our intern will learn all the aspects of working with dairy goats including feeding, milking, health care and routine farm tasks. The intern will be expected to work 20 hours a week with the schedule determined by dairy needs. The position includes housing in a private small trailer with all utilities includes. The first month of internship will be a training period and not include any compensation. After the training period, the intern will receive a small food stipend of $200 a month. All dairy products we produce are available to our workers.
A good candidate must be willing to work hard, keep our facilities clean , equipment in good order and
treat our animals with care and respect. The schedule is routine and not flexible. There will be opportunity for the intern to have time off to enjoy the beautiful desert environment.
To apply, send a one paragraph description to [email protected] of your past experience and explain your desire to learn to work with dairy animals.