Hiring: Crew Member (2023) – Astarte Farm

April 3-October 27th 2023: Crew Member at Astarte Farm

Astarte Farm in Hadley, MA, is hiring a full-time (40 hrs/week) crew member for the 2023
growing season. The right applicant will start part-time for the month of April (20 hrs/week:
8am-Noon) and transition to full-time (40 hrs/week: 7am-4pm) from May 1-October 27.
Scheduled hours are 7am-4pm and change to 6:30am-3:30pm in summer, weather-depending.

Job Details: Come join the team on our beautiful 3.5-acre, certified organic, no-till/no-spray farm. Crew
members will gain extensive experience with all aspects of veggie production here at Astarte,
including but not limited to, transplanting, weeding, trellising, pest control, harvesting, and
no-till bed management.

The ideal candidate is able to learn many tasks quickly and precisely, is naturally energized by
the prospect of working outside in a small group, has stamina for long days of physical work,
and has a great sense of humor and fun! Most importantly, we are looking for candidates that
seek out physical activity in their daily lives and who are self-motivated by the mission of our
farm. Applicants must be able to lift 50 lbs repeatedly and be content to work outside in all types
of weather.

To Apply: Email with a resume, a brief statement about yourself and
your interest in working at Astarte Farm, and a minimum of two references.

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