Hiring: Farm Crew – The Kitchen Garden
The Kitchen Garden is now accepting applications for experienced farmers to join their Farm Crew at our 50-acre certified organic vegetable farm in Sunderland, MA. They grow high-quality specialty vegetables for wholesale to stores and restaurants through the northeast region. Farm Crew positions begin April or May 2017 and run until the end of November, with opportunity for year-round employment after completing a full season. They are hiring up to seven full time staff to primarily harvest and pack vegetables but also do other farm work including greenhouse seeding, transplanting, hand weeding and other field tasks as needed. The Farm Crew works closely with owners Tim & Caroline and five veteran employees who have been with the farm between 2 and 4 years. Employees on The Kitchen Garden farm gain on-the-job training and many perks including unlimited vegetables and farm lunch. Two years prior experience on a farm is preferred and ideal candidates will be passionate about good food, reliable and efficient, eager to learn, have excellent communication skills and attention to detail. Pay commensurate with experience, 45-50 hours per week. Submit a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org to apply.