Hiring: Farm Store Clerk – Atlas Farm
Atlas Farm is an 85-acre, certified organic, vegetable farm located in Deerfield, MA. We grow and market produce year-round through wholesale accounts, farmers’ markets and our own retail farm store. The farm store clerk is a retail position requiring 30-40 hours/week during our main season from April – November with reduced hours available through the winter months. Duties include daily operating tasks at the store including cash register operation and sales, opening and closing shifts, receiving inventory, maintaining produce displays, interacting with customers, maintaining a clean and orderly environment, and coordinating activities with the farm store manager. The ideal applicant will have experience with fresh produce, customer service, and retail sales as well as strong communication skills, computer literacy, a strong work ethic and attention to detail. Excellent people skills are a must: friendliness, patience, and a desire to engage and educate customers about our produce. On-farm work experience and creative skills such as sign making are a plus. Applicants must be able to lift 50+ lbs., stand for extended periods, and be prepared to work hard and maintain a cheerful demeanor. Starting wage is $10/hr. To apply, please email a resume and cover letter.