Learn the local culture and way of life and lots of time to explore the island, Hawaii, USA




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    dentro 5 dias

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  • Descrição


    This is a newer 10 acre farm/homestead we purchased about 2 years ago and we are starting a lot of new projects to create a sustainable living. We are learning about homesteading as we go. There is a lot of opportunities for people who want to help with different ideas and get creative.

    Current open dates:

    2 person(s)/ Friends : Long term cleaners ( now - 8months+)

    2 Person(s) July (1month) - (cleaning/ Garden)

    1 person August 4th- September (+) Hybrid

    2 person(s) September 2 (+)

    We have 2 short term positions

    1) We need 2 cleaners to help us flip our cottages with our manager Sol. We ask that you take proper personal hygiene if applying for this position. (P.s. Guest often leave unopened snacks and beverages behind). If you happen to be a masseuse or holistic healer there may also be opportunities for you to earn money with our guest. We once had a girl who would get tips for climbing coconut trees and giving the guest coconuts! This position is 15hrs/wk

    2) We also need 2 Traders to help out with yard maintenance, gardening and some building projects. We ask that you do have some experience with basic lawn care, the rest you can learn alongside me or my husband. This position is 15hrs/wk

    <(P.S) Please include in your message which you'd like to apply for > Also sometimes we may ask for help from everyone with a project or cleaning day.

    Short term positions will have a space on our camp ground, please bring your own tent if possible! If not you can borrow one of ours for a refunable fee. We have a hang out area and kitchen that is shared amongst short term work aways. Along with an outdoor shower, and compost toliet. People have created life long friendships here.

    Some staple foods like rice, beans, bread etc are provided but be prepared to buy the majority of your own food ( were working on expanding our garden and chicken coop. For now the hilo farmers market is a great place to get fresh fruits and veggies for a good price.
    I will take everyone into town at least once a week for laundry and grocery shopping, then usually we will go on a weekend adventure depending on the workload. You're able to explore on your own on your off days :)
    There's a bus service from our town to hilo and kona. Hitchhiking is also a widely used mode of transportation.

    We are also looking for 2 long term cleaners (8+ months)
    benefits include; Food budget for the first month( after 2 week trial period) , ability to grow into a management position (with pay) for longer term, and discounted at home laundry usage. You'll have a shared room, shared kitchen space, free propane usage, hot shower, internet access.

    Everyday tasks may include:
    Weed whacking

  • Tipos de ajuda e oportunidades de aprendizado

    Tipos de ajuda e oportunidades de aprendizado

    Ajuda em projetos ambientais
    Projetos de construção/faça você mesmo
    Cuidar de animais
    Ajuda em fazenda
    Criar/cozinhar refeições caseiras
    Ajuda a cuidar da casa
    Manutenção geral

  • Objetivos de sustentabilidade da ONU que este anfitrião quer atingir

    Objetivos de sustentabilidade da ONU que este anfitrião quer atingir

    Objetivos da ONU
    Erradicar a pobreza
    Erradicar a fome
    Saúde de qualidade
    Educação de qualidade
    Igualdade de género
    Água potável e saneamento
    Energias renováveis e acessíveis
    Trabalho digno e crescimento económico
    Indústria, inovação e infraestruturas
    Reduzir as desigualdades
    Cidades e comunidades sustentáveis
    Produção e consumo sustentáveis
    Ação climática
    Proteger a vida marinha
    Proteger a vida terrestre
    Paz, justiça et instituições eficazes
    Parcerias para a implementação dos objetivos
  • Oportunidades de intercâmbio cultural e aprendizado

    Oportunidades de intercâmbio cultural e aprendizado

    If you have new innovative ideas your are interested in trying we are open to it. We have 10 acres of farm land that was sitting idol. We are starting many new projects like grazing pastures, organic chicken eggs. Veggie gardens and so much more we could learn together & teach each other. We will provide space to live, staple foods and garden/farm for any innovative farming/gardening & building ideas you might want to experiment with. We will be doing tasks with you along the way to make sure things stay in order.

    You will have a lot of opportunities to learn the local ways, Hawaiian culture, learn to cook Indian food if interested and lots of time to explore the island and waterfalls on our property.

  • Ajuda


    We would welcome help with house cleaning and yard work at my property. We do not have any commercial produce production in our yard that the workawayer will be involved in.

  • Idiomas

    Inglês: Fluente
    Hindi: Fluente
    Pashto, Pushto: Fluente
    Persian (Farsi): Intermediário

  • Acomodação


    Private Cabin with shared kitchen and bathroom available for long term candidates (8+ months) and Tent camping with outdoors shower & composting toilet for short term candidates.

  • Algo mais...

    Algo mais...

    We live on the Hamakua coast with lots of waterfalls, hikes and 30 minute drive away from hilo city. Lots of people hitchhike and I may drive you to the city when I'm heading that way. Papaaloa country store is down the road & provides great food, a bar and live music.

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  • Quantos Workawayers pode acomodar?

    Quantos Workawayers pode acomodar?

    Mais de 2

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    Horas previstas

    15 hours

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Precisão do perfil: (4.3)

Intercâmbio cultural: (5.0)

Comunicação: (5.0)

Nº de ref. de anfitrião: 855537325126