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No-till Veg & Flower Farm Field Crew Full Well Farm

  • Date Posted July 05, 2024
  • Location Adams, MA
  • Category Agriculture
  • Job type Full-Time
Company description Full Well Farm is an organic no-till farm in Adams, MA owned and run by Meg Bantle (they/she) and Laura Tupper (she/her). We grow vegetables and cut flowers on about an acre of permanent beds at a hand-scale. We sell box-style veggie CSA, flower CSA, attend the North Adams Farmers Market, have a farmstand, and wholesale to local restaurants and grocers. The farm focuses on food access, soil health and community. We are transparent business owners, happy to share information with crew members. In addition to producing quality produce and flowers, having a balanced life and leaving on-time are priorities on our farm! Job description

Position Description 

Beginning now, ending September 30th

40 hours per week. M-F 7-4 (possible Saturday Market if interested)

 

We are a small crew of 7. You will work together with the farmer/owners, with coworkers, interns, and independently. You’ll receive training on all tasks. Here is a list of some of the main activities:

  • Harvest vegetables and cut flowers with quality and efficiency in mind 
  • Wash & Pack vegetables with care and accuracy 
  • Plant, weed, spread compost/mulch and use low-tech tools to prepare and maintain beds
  • Deliveries: drive the farm’s Chevy Express van to deliver local orders 
  • Work with volunteers in a positive, inclusive manner
  • Potential for Farmer’s Market staffing, but not a requirement
 

We are looking for someone who:

  • Seeks physical activity in daily life and in all weather conditions
  • Is able to lift 50lb, to bend, squat, be active all day 
  • Listens, ask questions and is willing to seek guidance as needed
  • Is efficient, expeditious, and precise 
  • Enjoys being a positive member of a dynamic team
  • Prior farm experience is preferred, but strong candidates with experiences in other fast paced/manual labor positions will be considered
  • Enjoys customer service 
  • Safely operates equipment (training is always provided)
  • Shares a passion for social justice and desire to be part of building a more equitable food system
  • Is actively committed to anti-racism work and an equitable inclusive workspace
  • Is self-motivated and able to work independently and as a team 
  • As there is not adequate public transportation to the farm, we recommend applicants have a vehicle or bicycle 
  • A valid license with a good driving record is required to fulfill job duties 
 

Compensation 

  • Starting at $16.50/ hour, depending on experience 
  • Paid sick time 
  • Access to lots of vegetables and flowers!
  • Farm gear allotment 

 

Compensation this position is : hourly, $15-20/hr Application instructions Please click here to sign in and view application details.
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