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Herb Farm & Sauerkraut Apprentice at Gathered Threads Farm - 15401

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Herb Farm & Sauerkraut Apprentice
Gathered Threads Farm
1127 Jennys Creek Road
22967 Roseland , VA
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Job Description: 

** 1 Apprentice position available NOW thru Dec 17, 2022 **

This is a position 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.

We absolutely respect everyone’s right to medical privacy.

Full-time Apprentice – $800/month base pay for 40-50 hours of work per week, as well as access to farm produce, herbs, and ferments.

On-farm housing provided, with all living expenses covered, satellite internet included.

Two days off a week Sun & Mon. One additional day off a month to be scheduled or build up a longer vacation.

Duties & Responsibilities: 

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

Education & Experience: 

Previous farming experience a plus, but not required.

Application Instructions: 

To apply: Please send us an email at with your resume, which position you are interested in, and a short paragraph of why you are interested.

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