Employment Opportunities

2019 SEASON OPENINGS

We are currently hiring for the following positions for the 2019 season and beyond.  Rolling applications - positions are all open until filled.  Please scroll down for complete job descriptions. 

Organic Farmer - FT/Extended Seasonal - Experience required


ORGANIC FARMER

Full-Time: 40+ hours/week
Seasonal: March-November, plus additional work in the "off-season".
Career: This position offers opportunities for advancement and growth for the right individual.  A multi-year commitment is preferred.

We are looking for individuals with production farm experience and proficiency operating a mix of farm machinery. Work with the management team to implement the farm’s production plans in the field, from field preparation and seeding to cultivation and harvesting. Aside from field tractor work, round out time helping with harvests, leading field crews, and assisting with the general process of the farm.

Responsibilities:
You are a key member of the production team and will be doing all sorts of farm related tasks. You work closely with the owner/farmer on field production, irrigation, repair projects, greenhouse care, weeding and much more!

Background and Skills:
• Practical experience and knowledge of vegetable growing systems and understanding of the field production process for organic crops will be helpful to understand detailed farm plans and practices.
• Experience working with a team and managing a group successfully.
• Ability to jump in to help in other areas of an organic vegetable farm as needed.
• Mechanical experience a plus.
• Must be extremely responsible, self-motivated and capable of handling complex instructions.
• Must have a clean driver’s license and be capable of handling physically demanding work.
• The farm is a smoke-free, drug-free environment.

Compensation: This position offers opportunities for advancement and growth for the right individual. Competitive pay based on experience. Employees who return for multiple seasons will receive an annual performance-based raise.

Apply: Please e-mail the following to info@goldenearthworm.com

- Cover letter
- Resume
- 2 Job References
- Please detail previous machinery experience, including crops and methods, in your application.

If we feel that you are a good fit we will invite you out for a farm visit and interview and/or a trial work day. Thank you!

 

HOW TO APPLY

Please e-mail the following to info@goldenearthworm.com

- Cover letter
- Resume
- 2 Job References

If we feel that you are a good fit we will invite you out for a farm visit and interview and/or a trial work day. 
Thank you!