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Field Crew Positions

Job Description

  Job Description: Positions at Sunbeam Family Farm provide the opportunity to actively participate in vegetable production from seed to market. It is rigorous but rewarding work that requires the ability to work long hours in the field under all weather conditions. It helps to have a passion for the land and a curiosity about food production. The field crew can expect to work closely with the farm manager and be trained in the following: greenhouse work, transplanting, irrigation setup, weed control, pest management, harvesting and washing/packing. Though the work is rigorous, it is extremely rewarding to enjoy the fruits of your labor.

Positions Available:

Internship: 15- 20 hrs/week. Seasonal employment. Pay- monthly stipend.  Flexible schedule. May – Aug.

Part-time: 20- 30hrs/week. Seasonal employment. Pay - hourly. M-F. Schedule fluctuates with season. April – Oct.

Full-time: 40 hours/week. Seasonal. Pay – hourly. M-F. March – Mid- November

Qualifications:

- Must enjoy physical labor in an outdoor setting that is often fast-paced and demanding.

- Good physical condition with strong hands, wrists, back and knees. - Able to lift up to 45 lbs. on a regular basis.

- Motivated, excellent work ethic, and positive attitude.

- Strong communication skills and attention to detail.

- Previous farming experience is helpful but not required. Basically we’re looking for good people who are passionate about good food and are interested in the craft of organic farming.

  Hiring Process: Complete application below and email to sunbeamfamilyfarm@gmail.com  

New recipe: Butternut Squash Pizza with White Sauce, Spinach, and Goat CheeseMarch 4th, 2015

http://www.myrecipes.com/recipe/butternut-squash-pizza-1

New recipe: Quinoa-Arugula Layered SaladMarch 4th, 2015

http://www.myrecipes.com/recipe/quinoa-arugula-layered-salad

New recipe: Squash-Spiked Mashed PotatoesMarch 4th, 2015

http://www.wholeliving.com/191990/squash-spiked-mashed-potatoes

Sunbeam's Fall CSA is now closed. Registration for the 2018 Summer CSA will begin in December 2017!

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