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Agriculture Labor Consultant and Training Contractor RFP

Rocky Mountain Farmers Union (RMFU) is a grassroots organization dedicated to supporting and advocating for family farmers, ranchers, agricultural workers, and rural communities in Colorado, New Mexico, and Wyoming. Founded in 1907, RMFU has a long history of promoting sustainable agriculture, advocating for fair farm policies, and fostering strong rural communities.

Independent Contractor: Agriculture Labor Consultant and Facilitator

Organization: Rocky Mountain Farmers Union

Location: Colorado 

Description: RMFU is seeking a dynamic contractor to serve as an agriculture labor consultant and meeting facilitator within RMFU’s Employer Services and Workforce Support program. The RMFU Employer Services and Workforce Support program supports employers in compliance of state and federal regulations, provides resources and available trainings, and facilitates meetings within the workforce of participating farms and ranches. The successful candidate will be responsible for holding meetings with English and Spanish-speaking agricultural workers at specific farms across the state of Colorado. This individual will facilitate communication, providing support, and promoting resources to enhance the well-being and empowerment of agricultural workers on enrolled farms and ranches. The position involves travel within Colorado to meet with agriculture workers and their employers in various settings.


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Compensation: This is a contract position that will pay by the event at a negotiated price based on an approved plan.  There is a total of $6,000 allocated to this work that should be completed between upon hiring through November 1st, 2024.

How to Apply: Please submit a resume, cover letter, and three references to Daniel.Waldvogle@rmfu.org. Applications will be reviewed as they are submitted.