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Farm Crew at Valentines Farm - 12838

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Farm Crew
Valentines Farm
11545 Glen Head , NY
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Job Description: 

We are looking for an enthusiastic, hardworking farm crew member to join our 2021 season.

Valentines Farm is a 4-acre biodynamic market garden and homestead. We grow a wide variety of vegetables, herbs, flowers, and berries. Our vegetable fields occupy half an acre and are managed on a low till, permanent, bed system. We produce jams, apothecary items, honey and free-range eggs.

Our work is physically demanding and requires working in all weather conditions.

Must be able to work 10-hour shifts, 5 days a week including Saturdays.

What we look for:

- A positive, collaborative and “can do” attitude and willingness to learn new things
- Must be able to lift 50 lbs. and work in all weather, every day
- Attention to detail
- Ability to follow directions and work independently
- Ability to stay on task and accomplish the day’s work plan
- Punctual, reliable and dedicated to the role
- Commitment to a full season (throughNovember)
- Willingness to assist with set-up and break-down at farmers' market
- Interest in biodynamic and organic farming, a plus
- Must have a current Driver’s License

What we offer:

- A welcoming and inclusive team of proactive individuals
- Hands-on experience with small scale growing over 40 different crops and flowers, and caring for the animals with the application of biodynamic practices
- Pay rate of $20/hr
- Weekly share of fresh farm produce
- Uniform provided

Application Instructions: 

Please send the following to

- Resume/CV
- If you feel comfortable, 1 minute video explaining why you are a great candidate

Applicants will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

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