we are hiring for 2018!
Crew Member Job Description
Position: We are hiring one part-time employee for 2018, from mid-April through early November (~30 weeks). The position is 25-35 hours/week at $10/hour. Duties include all aspects of small-scale vegetable farming: seeding, greenhouse work, field prep, transplanting, weeding, harvesting, washing, packing, organic pest-control, carpentry/building projects, mowing, farmers' markets, CSA pick-up and delivery, etc.
Requirements: Previous vegetable farming experience required, ideally a full season. We are looking to hire someone who is personally invested in regenerative agriculture and interested in pursuing farming as a possible career. Must be physically fit and capable of working efficiently in a variety of weather conditions. Must be able to lift 50+ lbs. Tractor experience and basic tool knowledge a plus, but not required. Ability to work at a fast pace in groups or alone. Looking for someone energetic, positive, communicative, curious, dedicated, and self-motivated.
Perks include access to veggies grown on the farm. Independent housing and personal transportation necessary. Possible additional employment from other farmers on-site or in the surrounding area. Pay increase an option based on experience and dedication.
If you’re interested in working and learning with us this season, please answer the questions in the 2018 Kneehigh Farm Employment Questionnaire below, and send a resume with references to email@example.com. Due date is March 1st at the latest. We look forward to hearing from you!