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Herb Farm Apprentice at Gathered Threads Farm - 14332

Job Title: 
Herb Farm Apprentice
Gathered Threads Farm
1127 Jennys Creek Roas
22967 Roseland , VA
US
Job Type: 
Internship
Employment Type: 
Full-Time
Job Description: 

Full-time Apprentice positions available for 2022
 - $800/month compensation for 40-50 hours of work per week, access to farm produce, herbs, and ferments.
- On-farm housing provided, with full amenities .
- 2 days off a week Sun & Mon.  1 additional day off a month to be scheduled or build up a longer vacation

1 apprentice length of stay from March 1st thru Dec 17th, 2022

1 apprentice length of stay March 29th thru Nov 5th, 2022

Duties & Responsibilities: 

This is a job for someone who is dependable, self-motivated, has a positive attitude, and is comfortable with hard work in hot or cold weather. Should be in decent physical shape as this job requires kneeling, squatting, and/or standing for long periods of time. Need to be able to lift 35-50 pounds comfortably.

Depending on the season and need, the work areas may include:
- field work (planting, weeding, harvesting herbs & vegetables)
- greenhouse propagation (sowing seeds, taking cuttings, etc)
- post-harvest handling of herbs (drying, processing, and packaging)
- making herbal products
- making and packaging vegetable cultures/ferments
- deliveries or farmers market

Application Instructions: 

Please send us an email at gatheredthreadsllc@gmail.com with your resume, which position you are interested in, and a short paragraph of why you are interested.

Job Categories: 
Farming/Agriculture