ASSISTANT FARM MANAGER
Hutchins Farm is seeking a motivated, energetic person with a strong interest in an agricultural career to work in a position of responsibility on our diverse, 30+ acre farm. The job is a salaried position and entails, among other things, machinery operation, supervising and working with field crew, and helping to plan and execute work schedules.
We’re seeking a minimum 2-year commitment, beginning in 2014, from a person with a strong agricultural background, including experience with machinery and managing work crews. Applicants should contact Brian at email@example.com
FARM STAND CREW – all fall positions are filled. For spring or summer employment please contact us beginning in March.
Hutchins Farm is seeking motivated, outgoing individuals to work in our busy Farm Stand and Farmers’ Market stalls. Work involves preparing produce for sale, building displays, creating signage, ringing up customers and keeping our sales area clean and welcoming. Friendly, helpful demeanor is a must; interest in local, organic food and retail experience are desirable.
Applicants should be able to lift 50+ lbs. Our Farm Stand is open from the beginning of June through the end of October. Applicants who can work the entire season are given priority. Applicants should be willing to commit to working at least one weekend day. Full-time preferred, part-time possible–exact hours will depend on specific job description. Farm Stand workdays begin at 10am and end 6:30 to 7pm. Farmers’ Market hours vary by the day. Pay begins at $9/hour.
FIELD CREW – all fall positions are filled. For spring or summer employment please contact us beginning in March.
Hutchins Farm is seeking motivated individuals with an interest in farming, gardening, food, or just working outside, to work in our production fields this summer. Some help will be needed as early as April, but most hands will be needed from early June through October—individuals who can stay for three months or more will be given preference.
The work will vary, but will include: planting, weeding, harvesting, washing, and packing a wide variety of vegetables and small fruit. Workers may also be involved in greenhouse work, grounds maintenance, sales in our Farm Stand or at Farmers’ Markets, irrigation, or other aspects of the operation based on the farm’s needs and the worker’s inclination.
Workers will be expected to work 5 or 5 ½ days per week, 9-10 hours per day. Hourly pay begins at $9/hour with the potential for increases for longer term workers based on their performance and the overall performance of the farm. Applicants should be able to lift 50+ lbs.
For all employment opportunities please contact Brian at: firstname.lastname@example.org.