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This job expired on September 30, 2017

Farm Stand Member Crossroad Farm

  • Date Posted August 01, 2017
  • Location Norwich, VT
  • Category Agriculture / Business
  • Job Type Full-Time
Company Description
Crossroad Farm is a sixty acre vegetable farm in Post Mills, VT, one half mile from Lake Fairlee. For over 35 years our extended family and crew has been practicing sustainable agriculture. We grow a wide variety of vegetables, specializing in greens and tomatoes, as well as strawberries, melons, flowers, and bedding plants. Our produce is sold at our two farm stands as well as being delivered to restaurants and grocery stores throughout the area. 
Job Description
Crossroad Farm is seeking capable and enthusiastic Farm Stand Members to join our team. Our Norwich Stand, located on Route 5 in Norwich, VT, is a bustling cornerstone of the local community, providing farm fresh produce to Upper Valley residents and travelers alike. As such, a member at this farm stand will help to further educate and communicate key values and benefits of seasonal and sustainable farming.
 
This position requires an individual who is well organized, has strong personal skills, experience in retail as well as a knowledge of and passion for local food and sustainable agriculture. This individual must be motivated, confident and excited! Primary job responsibilities extend from August to late-November. Both part time and full time positions are available, with expectations of one weekend shift per week. 

 
Job Responsibilities
- working with customer and retail relations, including but not limited to operating a cash register, answer produce questions, caring for plants, restocking, pricing and organizing inventory
- gaining knowledge of all merchandise to better help and serve customers
- help in maintaining the highest quality of our local produce
- help in creating and maintaining attractive merchandising and displays
- work closely with Farm Stand Management
- must be able to lift 30 lbs. individually and 50 lbs. with assistance and be comfortable with a highly active work environment
Compensation this position is PAID: hourly, under $15/hr How to apply Please click here to sign in and view application details.
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