Employment Offered

Employment Offered

Date Submitted
03/13/18
Position Title
Vegetable Gardener/ Farmer Assistant
Position Description
Hemlock Hill farm is a small livestock / vegetable farm. We grow vegetables seasonally. Our farm practices organic permaculture and bio dynamics techniques. We rely on cover cropping, compost, beneficial insects, crop rotation, and other sustainable ways of growing. We sell our products in our farm market, CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) and restaurants.
We are looking for a vegetable garden crew member. Team player a must. Tasks include but are not limited to:

small greenhouse production, transplanting, direct seeding, irrigation, fertility management, cultivation, harvesting, washing/packing. The garden team is small so everyone participates in a variety of tasks and pitches in wherever needed. Hourly pay rate is $13-15 based on experience. Housing not included.

Experience/Skills Desired:
Must be able to lift 50lbs.
The ability and willingness to work outside in all weather conditions.
Have a valid driver license. Some weekend hours will be required.

We are looking for individuals who have a great work ethic and a desire to learn organic and sustainable growing methods.
Previous agriculture experience is required. The ideal candidate will be available to work from mid- April to October, 2018 or longer.

In your cover letter, please include a description of any prior experience, an explanation of your interest in Hemlock Hill Farm, whether you desire full or part-time work, and note dates of availability.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $13.00 to $15.00 /hour





County
Westchester
Your Name
Laura DeMaria