2017 Farm crew position

 

 We are looking for a fifth employee to help us with the 2017 season.

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Pay starts at $9/hr with end of season bonus.

35-40 hours/week from now through at least December with winter work a possibility, M-F and occasional weekends. Includes farm lunch most days plus whatever produce you want to take home for personal use.

Must be punctual, have a positive attitude, work quickly and efficiently in all kinds of weather, keep yourself in good health, pay attention to detail and be able to lift 50 pounds. Your tasks will vary throughout the farm season. Some jobs are more solitary and some more group work.

Task will roughly include:

Working with poultry (about 15 hrs/wk)

Grinding feed

Feeding poultry

Washing eggs

Garden work (20-25 hrs/wk)

Harvesting

Prepping vegetables for market

Transplanting

Weeding

Bed prep and other field work

Interested folks should call us (no emails) and be prepared to tell us what your experience and abilities are, have work references, and set up an unpaid work interview. Please see our website to learn more about our farm before contacting us. We can connect you with our current employees if you would like to talk to them about what it is like working with us.

Though rigorous, working with us is a lot of fun and you will learn much and eat well while you are here. We have an exciting and expanding young business that you will be a critical part of this season. We also collaborate with several other entrepreneurs on our farm that you will get to know. Let us know if you have questions but serious inquires only, please- we’re really busy with spring work.