Now hiring crew for the 2017 Season!! Send your resume along with letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org
Field Crew: Full time ...positions available starting in early June and July (staggered start dates follow seasonal work load). Steady work available through October and Part time work through Christmas. Long term employment available.
We are looking for experienced field crew specifically those individuals with experience on mid-size row crop operations. Seeking individuals ready to work quickly and efficiently in a physically demanding fast paced environment. Field crew tasks range throughout the season from field prep, systems set up/take down, cultivation, transplanting, harvest, washing, packing, hoeing, hand weeding, greenhouse work, irrigation, everything related to the production and sale of seasonal vegetables. As the season progresses most of the field crew work tends to be harvest and packing vegetables. Our farm focuses on mainly wholesale sales to distributors, local grocers and through Farmers Markets. Members of the field crew can also specialize in certain areas such as farmers market, delivery driving, packing shed, Harvest crews, irrigation. We are looking for some folks with leadership ability and experience but we will also consider motivated applicants new to farming. Applicants must be responsible, reliable, team players with a love for the outdoors, farming and challenging hard work, must be able to lift 50 pounds, be able to work on hands and knees in all weather conditions and be ready to handle tedious and repedetive tasks with a positive attitude. pay starts at $11/hour and includes all the vegetables from the farm that you can eat!
Farmers Market: April-December all farmers market crew work in the field as well in either a Friday/Saturday/Monday/Tuesday or a Wednesday-Saturday schedule.
Seeking responsible, creative, knowledgable, customer service oriented folks to represent the farm at local Saturday Farmers Markets. Must be extremely commited and resposible as market is EVERY single Saturday and requires early mornings and long days on your feet. Previous market/retail experience is great but not nessesary. Must have a clean driving record, basic math skills, willing to commit to the season, ability to lift up to 50 pounds repeadedly, set up and maintain eye catching produce displays, work well with others, communicate clearly, work quickly and efficiently, posess the ability to problem solve while keeping a calm head, and have a general passion for feeding their community. Basically you need to be a total farm rockstar hero! Farmers Market positions also require field crew work. please see the field crew job description above for more details. pay starts at $11.00 hour and includes vegetables from the farm and ability to trade with other vendors at the markets.