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Farm Crew at Stone's Throw Farm - 11114

Job Title: 
Farm Crew
Stone's Throw Farm
1175 ALPINE WAY Stone's Throw Farm
95713 Colfax , CA
US
Job Type: 
Job
Employment Type: 
Full-Time
Job Description: 

The 2021 crew will be joining our second year farmers as well as Steven and Bryanna, owner/operators. We’re looking for hardworking, self-motivated, and good-humored individuals to join our farm for the primary season of March to November.

We build our team around systems and communication. We need our team to trust each other and communicate early and often. We need a crew member who's ready to rumble, dig in, collaborate and eat good food!
Potential on-farm housing. Couples will be considered.

Our workweek is Monday through Friday. We average a 30-40 hour work week over the season. Depending on the workload and weather, hours may vary and are not guaranteed. We participate in a Saturday market and will offset a weekday for a crew member willing to support the stand.

Potential on-farm housing. Couples will be considered.

Duties & Responsibilities: 

Primary tasks include harvesting crops, transplanting, spreading compost, amending, weeding, seeding, washing and packing produce, driving deliveries, working on-farm events, farm stand and farmers' market. Potential to work and learn in the flower field.

Education & Experience: 

Applicants must have prior farm or closely related work experience.
Prior farm experience is required. Our goal is to impart skills, passion, farming knowledge gems and a sense of belonging and joy on our farm. We ask for a worker who can strive to achieve the highest potential for efficacy and efficiency. A person who can ask for help and receive support. We need a team minded person who can also take on solo tasks without getting lost in the weeds.

1 year of prior farming experience.
Ready to commit for a full season of farming.
Applicants should be able to work hard and efficiently in all weather.
Comfortably lift 30+lbs.
Enjoy repetitive tasks.
Although we keep the work varied, farming is inherently challenging. Ideal candidates are committed to farming.

Our workweek is Monday through Friday. We work 40 hour work week over the season. Depending on the workload and weather, hours may vary and are not guaranteed.

Application Instructions: 

Please email a resume to stonesthrowfarmca@gmail.com subject line, "Farm Crew 2021"
Include two references and a cover letter. Thank you!

Job Categories: 
Farming/Agriculture