Everett Family Farm is seeking a hardworking, self-motivated, experienced farm worker who is passionate about organic farming and is seeking an opportunity to refine their skills and continue to learn more.
We are looking for assistance with growing and caring for about 8 acres of mixed fruit trees and 6 acres of vegetables. The ideal candidate would have farming experience, ability to lift 50 lbs. and particular interest and skills in certain aspects of our systems including:
• Fruit tree pruning
• Seedling production
• Cut flower production
• Nutrient management
The position evolves through the year as we focus on vegetable production in the spring, summer and fall and fruit tree harvest and pruning in the fall and winter. This is a full time job and we are often working in the heat of the day. There are often physically demanding tasks that need to get completed. We hope that those who apply can work hard with a positive attitude and feel connected to the work. We are all striving to work efficiently while enjoying our time doing it.
Day to day tasks include but are not limited to:
• Greenhouse work
• Fruit tree care
• Working in our farm stand
Formal education in related fields desired but not required.
Job experience in farming, gardening, tree work, landscaping, farmers markets, retail, construction or other related work desired as well.
If interested please send resume, references and brief explanation as to why organic farming is of interest to you to firstname.lastname@example.org.