Hiring: Farmstand Clerk – Red Fire Farm

At Red Fire Farm, we’ve been growing with certified organic practices since we started in 2001. We produce a wide diversity of vegetables, flowers, fruit, and a high quality selection of vegetable and bedding plant flowers for home gardens.

Our Granby farmstand is open from May 1 – at least October 31, 7 days a week. We are currently hiring for part-time positions at our Granby Stand. We are seeking someone with retail experience and an artistic sense of display to stock and manage the care of the farmstand in an efficient manner. Must be able to lift 50 lbs repeatedly and easily. Weekend availability a must. Seasonal position: late April – mid November.

Responsibilities include:

  • Keeping fresh produce on shelves stocked and accurately labeled
  • Creating and implementing displays with the latest produce
  • Maintaining cleanliness of stand and overall stand organization
  • Assisting with maintenance of farmstand grounds
  • Cashiering and keeping records of products received
  • Customer service including helping customers with purchases and questions about plants, produce and farm shares
  • Maintaining bedding plants and front garden

Qualified applicants would have:

  • Ability to work efficiently based on priorities
  • Ability to self motivate and follow a list – much of this position is performed independently
  • Ability to lift 50lbs repeatedly and easily, and to hustle through a physically busy day
  • Experience in customer service and retail
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, and e-mail
  • Familiarity with produce and garden plants a plus
  • Ability to commit for full season through November
  • Passion for local food

Other perks of the job include:

  • Access to delicious, organic produce
  • Fresh air and exercise
  • An open, friendly environment where your feedback is welcomed
  • Opportunities to advance and build on your skills

Position located at 7 Carver St in Granby, MA. Private rooms in nearby farmhouse available for rent.
Please send applications to, received on a rolling basis. Open until filled. Position starts end of April/early May. Please detail previous experience in your application

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