Hiring for 2021 Organic Farm Crew Intern
This position is primarily for vegetable production. Tasks include all aspects of organic production: seed starting, greenhouse management, bed preparation, direct seeding, transplanting, weeding, harvesting, washing and packaging. Crew will also be responsible for chicken chores and helping with log-grown mushroom production. You will be working with three other staff members in the field.
Other activities may include small fruit production, orchard production, beekeeping, and food preservation. Candidates must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and be able to work in all weather. Candidates should be mature, responsible, self motivated and willing to work in a team as well as individually. Attention to detail and good communication skills are required. Previous experience is helpful but not necessary. A passion for food, curiosity, a strong work ethic and consideration of others is.
Our schedule is Monday through Friday 8-4 with 1.5x overtime pay for Farm Stand on Saturdays (rotating schedule). This position is from May - September. Start and end date can be flexible to work with school calendars. Applicants need their own transportation. Housing is not provided. Pay is $13/hour.
We follow Covid-19 social distancing guidelines and take all necessary precautions.
Please send your resume and letter of interest to email@example.com. We will contact candidates to set up an interview and farm visit.