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 is $12.5 / hour. This is negotiable for those with experience. Raises are possible for excellent performance.
Vegetables for personal use.
This position will be filled on a rolling basis.
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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.