Our Farm Crew position needs to be flexible to do a little bit of everything on the farm with a focus on efficiency and detail. The position covers not just vegetable care but also animal care and butchering. The Farm Crew will be involved in the full chain of production, from seeding in the greenhouse, planting, harvesting, washing, storing, serving and customer interaction.
2+ years relevant experience sustainable vegetable production. We would be willing to train the right candidate who lacks farm experience.
Able to work outside in all weather conditions (heat, rain, cold) and lift up to 50 lbs. safely
Valid driver’s license
These are the main areas of work:
Greenhouse seeding, watering and record keeping
Field planting, weeding, trellising, spraying and harvesting
Wash Station management; sanitation and organizing
Market management; set up, selling produce, tearing down and driving back to farm
High Tunnel: trellising tomatoes, cucumbers and peppers, planting, weeding, pest and disease scouting
Animal Care; watering and feeding steers, laying hens, broiler chicken and turkeys. Rotating animals on pasture.
Store: setting up for CSA pick up, restocking produce and other products, customer service
COMPENSATION: this position is PAID: hourly, varies DOE, $10.00 - $16.00