Employment Offered

Employment Offered

Date Submitted
Position Title
Farm Crew
Position Description
Gillie Brook Farm (GBF) has openings for Farm Crew positions available for 2018 season.
Seeking individuals desiring to work on a certified organic farm in Memphis, New York, 12 miles west of Syracuse.

Crew positions will experience multiple farm environment areas of growing crops from: planning, production, harvesting, shipping, and sales.

Crop aspects of transplant production, succession rates, soil nutrient monitoring, field row planning, production estimates, direct seeding, transplant operation, cultivation, disease monitoring/management, insect monitoring/management, harvesting/washing, packing, and market sales.

Machinery operation requires training or successful certificate of training.

Individuals desiring to apply should have experiences in one or more of the following: agricultural production, agricultural education, vegetable growing, food marketing/sales, environmental education/sciences, equipment maintenance/repair.

Farmer Crew positions require physical abilities for outdoor tasks, lifting, all weather conditions, field work, equipment mounting/operation, hand tool tasks, power tool tasks, proper clothing for outdoor work.
Worker must work a minimum week of 25 hours, longer hours are desired.

Gillie Brook Farm is a 90 acre farm in central New York state with organic production fields in low land and upland soil types, including woods, Gillie Brook, trails, bikes for field transportation/recreation, outdoor picnic areas, wild life: deer, insects, coyotes, fox, hawks, owls, other birds, minks, fishers, snakes, tortoises, 1 pet cat and dog.

Interested applicants should submit a resume and include a minimum of 2 personal references.
Pay is dependent on experience, start pay is $11.50/hour
Your Name
Robert Nogash