Seasonal Farm Worker

 

We follow agroecological farming practices and are committed to farming using sustainable and restorative techniques. Our operations include on site farm stand (including market-style CSA), u-pick, farmer’s markets and wholesale to local grocers and restaurants, educational and community field trips and events.

Job Description

  • Primary responsibility is to harvest, wash and pack produce

  • Utilize and update paperwork to record tasks completed

  • Perform field work including but not limited to seeding, transplanting, hand weeding, hoeing, moving irrigation, and watering

  • Daily use and safe-handling of farm equipment including tilers, wheelbarrows, tools and hand-tools such as shears and knives

  • Assist as needed at the onsite farm stand: setting up, breaking down, restocking etc 

  • Perform some or most of the following non-field work: cleaning packing area and equipment, delivering produce locally, build-out and maintenance of farm grounds, construction of hoop-houses and additional farm infrastructure, vehicle and tractor use; fencing and trellising work; other up-keep or strenuous and skilled farming tasks as required

  • Willingness to work and preparation for working outdoors in all weather conditions

Qualifications:

  • Able to perform physically demanding and repetitive tasks; able to lift 50+ lbs repeatedly

  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

  • Must work well as a team

  • Previous farm experience preferred but not necessary

  • Ability to work outside in all weather conditions

Employment Type: Full Time

Compensation: Hourly based on experience

Application Instructions:

Please send resume, cover letter, and professional references to 24carrotfarms@gmail.com. If you have questions or do not have a resume but are interested in the position please send an email information about yourself and best contact method.