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Field Crew Member at Carnation Farms - 15902

Job Title: 
Field Crew Member
Carnation Farms
28901 NE Carnation Farms Rd
98014 Carnation , WA
US
Job Type: 
Job
Employment Type: 
Full-Time
Job Description: 

We are looking for smart, strong and detail-oriented folks to join our 2022 farm crew. Ideal field crew candidates have a strong interest in food and farming, and enjoy working both on a team and individually.
Our typical workweek is Monday-Friday from 8 am – 5 pm, however, hours may shift depending on the season and the scope of work to complete, and this also includes weekends. The farm produces vegetables, herbs, berries, and fruit for our CSA wholesale that is sold in our farm stand and at farmers markets.

Duties & Responsibilities: 

This position is responsible for a variety of tasks on the farm including,
 Harvesting vegetables
 Post-Harvest/Wash Station work (washing, bunching, quality control, packing)
 Planting and Irrigation
 High Tunnel Crop Production & Trellising (mainly tomatoes)
 Tillage, Cultivation, Weeding & Thinning
 Farmers Market and CSA distribution (if needed)

Education & Experience: 

Willingness to commit to the farm for the summer and fall season
 Strong back and knees, and the ability to lift heavy objects, up to 50lbs
 Ability to work outside in all weather conditions
 Energetic and motivated personality
 Consistent attention to detail
 Basic knowledge of organic vegetable production and a genuine curiosity to learn more
 Be able to take direction and ask for clarification if needed
 Must adhere to safety protocols at all times
 Able to pass a background check due to our work with youth
 Excellent work ethic and positive attitude
 Conscientious and able to work with all kinds of people

Application Instructions: 

To apply, please sent an email and resume with your interest and availability to wholesale@carnationfarms.org
Applications are reviewed as they are received.

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