2018 Job Opportunities

We have the following paid positions available for 2018. 

1.  Fruit, Vegetable and Herb InternWork mornings 7 am to 12 pm (approximately 25-30 hours total per week) learning the art and science of successful food production on an organic market farm.   Position includes involvement in the entire process from seed to plate as well as successful marketing of the final product.  Specific tasks include but are not limited to:  planting, watering, weeding, harvesting, pest control, infrastructure maintenance, sales, delivery and crop planning. Farm intern will be responsible for managing and running our weekly farm stand on Mondays from 4-6 pm.  Intern needs to be available for more limited hours in April and September/October and then at the full 25-30 hours/week for May – August.  Availability on Thursdays is required, including into the afternoon until all vegetable boxes are picked, packed and delivered.  Pay contingent upon experience and job performance.  - FILLED

2.  Fruit, Vegetable and Herb ApprenticeWork four mornings 7 am to 12 pm (approximately 20-25 hours total per week) learning the art and science of successful food production on an organic market farm.   Specific tasks include but are not limited to:  planting, watering, weeding, harvesting, pest control, infrastructure maintenance, sales, delivery and crop planning.  Apprentice needs to be available for more limited hours in April and then at the full 20-25 hours/week for May – August.  Availability on Thursdays is required, including into the afternoon until all vegetable boxes are picked and packed.   Pay contingent upon experience and job performance. - FILLED

3.  Landscape Maintenance PersonIncludes mowing grass areas, weed wacking within and around buildings and fencing.  Riding mower, weed wacker (hand-held and push behind) provided.  Prefer prior experience, but will train.  Attention to detail mandatory.  Estimated 4-5 hours/week – May – August.  May be more or less depending on weather.  Days/times flexible.  $10/hour  

 

To apply, please send a resume (including three references) and your answers to the employment questions (click here) to kristina@sunbowfarm.com.  We begin reviewing applications on January 15, 2018.