Hiring: CSA Shareroom Manager- Next Barn Over
Next Barn Over is a 50 acre, certified organic, mixed vegetable farm, in Hadley, MA.
We grow vegetables for 600 CSA sharemembers as well as several local and regional wholesale accounts.
We are currently hiring a CSA Shareroom Manager. This position oversees weekly CSA distribution to our 400 on-farm sharemembers.
This position also involves managing our small farm store, upick field, and farm beautification projects.
|– Setting up, staffing, and breaking down our CSA farm share distributions|
|– Assisting in washing and packing produce before each distribution|
|– Offering welcoming, friendly, and helpful customer service|
|– Coordinating the packing of our walk in coolers|
|– Keeping the CSA/farm store clean, well stocked, organized, well labeled, beautiful and welcoming|
|– Keeping a detailed inventory of daily crop usage|
|– Communicating between sharemembers and farm manager|
|– Ordering and tracking sales of farm store items|
|– Managing upick field: setting upick share volumes based on availability; regular tidying of paths and playground; updating farm signage; etc.|
|– The ideal candidate would also help to organize farm events such as food preservation workshops, farm tours, volunteer work hours, and so on.|
|It is essential that this be a person who loves food and people, and is organized, creative, and self-motivated. We are seeking someone that wants to actively participate in improving the design, systems, and beauty of the shareroom to make it feel even more like a community gathering space.|
|Schedule is about 30 hours per week, with opportunities for more hours: Monday and Wednesday from 10:30 a.m-7:30 p.m, and Saturday from 7:30 a.m-2 p.m, an additional 2-4 hrs/wk for tidying and beautifying (exact hrs/days to be determined by you). Can be combined with other part-time positions.
Starting wage is competitive and commensurate with experience.
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