Hiring: Field Crew – Upswing Farm
Upswing Farm Field Crew 2021
Part-time, Seasonal 15-25 hours/week
3-5 positions available
End date: August-October (flexible, but preference will be given to candidates who can work until the end of September)
Schedule: Shifts are 7am-12pm Monday through Friday. Applicants must be able to commit to a minimum of three shifts/week. (We can offer flexible start and end times if needed, but the regular shift is 7-12)
Harvest • Washing and packing • Planting • Cultivation including hoeing and hand weeding • Mulching, trellising and pruning • Seedling production
Ability to do fast, quality, detailed work like bunching, picking, seeding and hand weeding
Ability to lift and carry 30-40lbs repeatedly
Willing to work in all weather conditions
Good communication skills
Ability to receive and digest constructive feedback
Previous farming experience is not required. However, candidates without farmer references should be able to demonstrate their ability to work in a farm environment through other relevant experience. All candidates will be asked to come to the farm for a paid working interview before being hired.
To Apply: Please email a resume, cover letter and two references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be accepted until the schedule is filled.