Employment Offered

Employment Offered

Date Submitted
01/20/20
Position Title
Farm Crew Member
Position Description
Crew Members are involved in multiple aspects of the 300 member CSA farm including transplanting, hand weeding, hoeing, harvesting, washing and packing produce. You will also be working in the greenhouse and high tunnels seeding, turning beds by hand, watering, and trellising. We also have wholesale accounts you may be harvesting, packing and delivering for.
Farm Crew Members who want or have experience on tractors will also be involved in field prep and bed forming as well as cultivating, transplanting, and cover cropping.
The farm work environment is uptempo and requires the physical capability to contribute daily in a rigorous, fast paced setting. Farm work is incredibly rewarding, yet physically demanding. Please consider this commitment before applying. Pay is commensurate with experience (starting at $12.00 up to $14.00 for people with real farm experience). The season generally starts around April 1st and ends in the Fall, but the farm schedule is flexible. We have both full and part time positions available seasonally.
County
Erie
Farm Name
Root Down Farm
How to Apply
To apply email us a resume or something telling us what you've been up to recently and relevant experiences you've had.
In the email tell us anything about yourself you think applies to the position including any goals you have for yourself. If you seem like a good fit we'll set up a farm visit to talk more details (farm visits are required).
Farm or Organization Website
www.therootdownfarm.com