Hiring: Farm Equipment Operator – Meadowbrook Farm
Meadowbrook Farm is a wholesale and retail farm operation located in East Longmeadow, Massachusetts. Meadowbrook Farm raises 300 acres of vegetables including sweet corn, tomatoes, peppers, squash, pumpkins and more. Meadowbrook Farm’s retail location allows local customers to buy directly from the farm. Major items are greenhouse crops (hanging baskets, bedding plants, perennials, etc.), fresh fruits and vegetables and Christmas trees.
We are currently seeking a full-time Farm Equipment Operator. Primary job responsibilities include operating, maintaining and repairing farm equipment, setting up irrigation delivering produce and other general farm duties. Applicants should have the flexibility to work in a variety of roles dependent on the season and needs of the farm. Prior farm experience and an interest in agriculture is desired. An opportunity for a management position exists at Meadowbrook Farm for a qualified candidate.
This is an hourly position and compensation is dependent on prior experience. Apply in person at 185 Meadowbrook Rd, East Longmeadow, MA, by calling 413-525-9080 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Operate farm equipment
- Perform maintenance and repairs on farm equipment
- Delivery of produce
- Irrigation set-up
- Variety of other farming tasks dependent on season
- Prior experience as an equipment operator
- Prefer a candidate with previous farming, construction or agricultural experience
- A valid driver’s license. CDL a plus.
- Ability to work extended hours during peak season (May-September)