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Farm Crew (Part Time, 3 Positions available for the 2022 Season)

Job Description

Farm crew members will participate in all farm tasks including:

  • Seeding
  • Transplanting
  • Weeding
  • Harvesting
  • CSA distribution

The work schedule is 8am – 5pm, on Thursdays from now through November. Tuesdays from 8am – 7pm, with two hour long breaks.  This person will also have the opportunity to work additional hours staffing CSA distributions on Saturdays 8am – 12:30pm.

The work days will be divided up depending on everyone’s schedule. Typically, there’s a Monday/Wednesday/Friday person, and a Tuesday/Thursday person. 

Farm crew members will primarily help with harvest work.

Qualifications

  • Hard worker. Capable of working cheerfully outdoors in all weather conditions.
  • Capable of routinely lifting 50-lb. bins of vegetables.
  • Someone who works quickly while also paying attention to details.
  • Reliability is a must. (You show up on time, every day)
  • Positive attitude is a must.
  • Prior experience in farming, gardening/landscaping, or food service is preferred. Since the farm follows specific systems, farm crew members should have a “beginner’s mind” no matter their prior experience. We enjoy our work, but it is very important to keep the tasks moving by following standard operating procedures.

What We’re Offering

  • Starting pay is $13 / hour 
  • Farm crew members will learn many aspects of chemical-free vegetable production and small-farm systems on a very focused CSA farm.
  • Highly satisfying & fulfilling work with tasty, tangible results
  • Delicious produce from the farm
  • Chance to work outdoors in the lovely bottomland of the Delaware River
  • Positive work environment, we enjoy lively conversation and fun
  • Chance to interact with our friendly and highly supportive members
  • There is no housing provided

Interested? Please send a resume, including references, and a cover letter to tinicumcsa@gmail.com