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Lead Farmer at Heyday Farm - 16595

Job Title: 
Lead Farmer
Heyday Farm
4370 NE Old Mill Rd
98110 Bainbridge Island , WA ,
US
Job Type: 
Job
Employment Type: 
Full-Time
Job Description: 

Heyday Farm is currently hiring a motivated Farm Manager to lead our farm team for the remainder of the 2022 season and the upcoming 2023 season. We are looking for someone who is passionate about food, farming and enthusiastic about cultivating food for their local community. This person should have a positive attitude, hard work ethic, a team mentality, and good references. Successful candidates will be able to handle the physical requirements of the farm, have solid initiative and problem solving skills.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: planting schedule, crop rotation, hand weeding, hoeing, seeding, transplanting, harvesting, washing and packing produce, working with others, and general farm maintenance including weed/pest management and crop irrigation. In addition, a willingness to work long days, and good physical health are required.

Heyday Farm is a sustainable and historic farm on Bainbridge Island, WA where we cultivate 40+ different varieties of vegetables, berries, cut flowers, and have a demonstration chef’s garden. We sell our food through our CSA, wholesale accounts, and provide food for our onsite event venue. We offer weekly farm-to-table Community Dinners, private events, Weddings, and professional and family retreats. Our commitment is to increase our collective nourishment, just as family farms did back in their heydays while experiencing and celebrating our region and the food we produce.

Duties & Responsibilities: 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: working alongside our Executive Chef to plan out the year's planting schedule, crop rotation, hand weeding, hoeing, seeding, transplanting, harvesting, washing and packing produce, working with others, and general farm maintenance including weed/pest management and crop irrigation. In addition, a willingness to work long days, and good physical health are required.

Education & Experience: 

2+ Years farming experience

Application Instructions: 

If you are interested, please email your resume along with a letter of interest and references to info@heydayfarm.com.

Job Categories: 
Farming/Agriculture