Employment Offered

Employment Offered

Date Submitted
10/12/18
Position Title
Vegetable Apprentices
Position Description
Glynwood seeks three apprentices to assist in all aspects of production for our 6 acres of
vegetables. Work includes greenhouse management, cover cropping, irrigation, tractor
field work, fertility management, harvesting, post-harvest handling, staffing CSA
distribution and farm store, record keeping, season extension, pest and disease control,
weed management and composting. The vegetable apprentice positions are 8 months,
from mid-March to mid-November. Some opportunities to gain experience with
Glynwood’s livestock enterprises will also be provided. One season of experience on a
farm is required.
Vegetable Apprentice compensation includes a private room in on-site apprentice
housing. Vegetable Apprentices are paid $500 weekly stipend, based on a 45 hour work
week, and are provided with workers compensation insurance.
To apply, please send your resume, cover letter, and three references to:
jobs@glynwood.org. Indicate which type of apprentice position you are applying for in
the subject line. We do not accept international applications. Applicants must be able to
lift 50 pounds and work in all weather. Some weekend work will be required.
Glynwood is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages diverse
candidates to apply
County
Putnam
Your Name
Carmela Frattellone