Assistant Tomato Grower
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Farm Crew Member
Heron Pond Farm produces up to 50 acres of mixed vegetables in the southern Seacoast of New Hampshire. We are a four-season farm. We market our produce through our farm stand, farmers markets, CSA, and wholesale. Our wholesale produce is marketed through a farmer owned company that we helped create, the Three River Famers Alliance.
Heron Pond Farm is located on the seacoast of New Hampshire within a short drive of the beach. We are 40 min north of Boston and 18 miles south of Portsmouth New Hampshire. The area is rich with activities outside the farm. We also are part of a strong farming network. Employees have the opportunity to interact with many others in the farming community. Housing may be available.
Heron Pond Farm is seeking multiple Farm Crew Members for the 2019 season
We are looking for full-time (5 days-a-week), full season commitment ( through November.) Possibility for year-round work for the right candidate.
Job Duties include: Harvesting a large variety of vegetable and berry crops
Washing/sorting/packing veggies for markets, CSA, and wholesale outlets
Transplanting and limited hand weeding
Occasional greenhouse work including planting, seeding, watering, and general maintenance
Qualifications: Farm experience is not a must! We are mainly looking for an individual with a good work ethic and positive attitude
Enjoy working outside in the lovely New England weather
Ability to work as part of a team
Ability to lift 50 lbs repeatedly
Willingness to learn and an interest in agriculture
Ability to take direction and have excellent attention to detail
Promptness and Accountability
Valid drivers license and reliable transportation
Good story teller a plus
Potential applicants should send cover letter and resume to email@example.com