Website Silverwood Farm
A new part-time role Field Crew is available in Sherborn, MA 01770. Highly motivated candidates are encouraged to apply. Please check full job details offered by Silverwood Farm below.
Job: Field Crew
Company: Silverwood Farm
Location: Sherborn, MA 01770
For each season, we hire Field Crew to help with all aspects of production and distribution. Applications will be accepted throughout the growing season.
Dates: April 29 to November 2
Hours: Every day of the week up to 40 hours per week. Full- and part-time positions available.
Compensation: $8-10/hour commensurate with experience, Workman’s Comp., and produce from the farm
Responsibilities: The Field Crew is involved in all aspects of production and distribution, including greenhouse work; infrastructure and irrigation management; field prep; planting and weeding; insect and disease control; harvesting; and, washing and packing. S/he is supervised by and works closely with the managers and assistant grower.
Qualifications: One to three seasons of farming experience is preferred. Additionally, applicants should have a serious interest in sustainable agriculture and certified organic standards. The ability to bring enthusiasm, initiative, and good humor to the intense working conditions of the season is essential. Also, applicants must be willing to work a flexible schedule, able to lift 50 lbs, and have a valid driver’s license.
please send a resume, references and a brief letter that describes your relevant experience and why you are interested in the position. Send application materials to Abel Clark, Farm Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any questions about the positions or Silverwood Organic Farm, please contact Abel by email or phone, 508-545-1380.