We’re Hiring!

 

Crew Member Position

We are looking for a full or part time team member to work together on all aspects of the farm production and operations for the 2019 season including:

  • Field preparation, seeding, weeding, cultivation, harvesting, washing and packing vegetables, and CSA pickup on Saturday.

  • Management of specific aspects of the farm will be handed over depending on experience and performance, (CSA, greenhouse, washing and packing). 

  • We will mostly be working as a pair, but there will also be time individually and with a 3rd part time crew member.

  • Depending on experience and interest you can also gain tractor and beekeeping skills.

  • Let us know what your goals and interests are and we will do our best to accommodate these!

  • Growth Potential – We are in our startup phase. If you are interested in farming as a career this position could grow into a long term position.

Season and Hours

  • Start Date: As soon as possible on or after May 27, through October

  • A total of 45 Hours per week:

    • Monday – Friday: 8 hours per day (8am -4:30pm)

    • Saturday CSA distribution  8am – 1pm (5 hours)

    • Exact hours and times can be discussed.

What we are Looking for:

·       An exceptional person committed to farming here for the 2019 season.

·       Ideally at least 1 year of farming experience

·       Ability to work quickly and efficiently in all weather conditions

·       Good communication and interpersonal skills

·       Responds well to feedback

·       Good observation and critical thinking

·       Ability to lift 50 lbs.

·       Positive attitude 

Compensation

  • Compensation is $12.5 / hour. This is negotiable for those with experience. Raises are possible for excellent performance. 

  • Vegetables for personal use.

 To Apply

  • This position will be filled on a rolling basis.

  • Email jessegoldfarb@gmail.com with:

    • Resume

    • Cover letter

    • Contact information for 2 work related references

Feel free to visit us and have a look around if you are interested in applying. 531 Kyserike Rd, High Falls NY. You can reach me at 845 303 4601 to plan a visit.