Blue Leg Farms is seeking qualified, hardworking, enthusiastic help on the farm! We are a young, production-driven, ten acre, certified organic, environmentally-friendly farm in southwest Santa Rosa. Our focus is on wholesale production of lettuce/salad greens, peppers, cucurbits, and we dabble in flowers and various other crops. Our focus is on growing the highest quality produce by nurturing our soils and the whole farm ecosystem.
There are a few seasonal crew member positions available (April-Oct). All team members participate in planting, weeding, harvest, and post-harvest handling. Days can be long, hot and strenuous so a positive attitude and strong work ethic are musts. Most tasks are performed as a team, so there’s also lots of fun times to be had! We strive to foster our crew members' passions and strengths on the farm.
Compensation: $12/hr and up DOE
Hands on experience on a profitable vegetable farm
High degree of transparency on business aspects
Working with a great crew
All applicants must be able to lift 50+ pounds, bend, and crouch for long periods of time, no matter the weather. All positions offer potential for growth, depending on performance and commitment.
Farm Crew Members: 30-45 hr/wk from Late April through the end of October
Crew members will be working with the entire team on a daily basis to do all tasks associated with keeping a farm productive. These tasks range from moving irrigation and harvesting to washing and packing produce and everything in-between. The work can be strenuous and requires a good work ethic and positive attitude. Possibility for extra hours working farmers markets.
Valid Drivers license and clean driving record
Passion for vegetable production/farming
Ability to work efficiently doing outdoor physical labor; lift and carry 50 lbs
Ability and experience working in a fast-paced team environment
Ability to focus on quality and have attention-to-detail while performing repetitive tasks
Experience with physically demanding work
Maintain punctual and positive demeanor
Farm experience is a plus but not required
To apply please send your resume and one or two fun facts about yourself to email@example.com