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Vegetable/Crop Production Specialist at SpringRain Farm & Orchard - 14073

Job Title: 
Vegetable/Crop Production Specialist
SpringRain Farm & Orchard
187 Covington Way
98325 Chimacum , WA
US
Job Type: 
Job
Employment Type: 
Full-Time
Job Description: 

We are hiring three new production specialists to assist the Farmer and the Farm Manager in raising all the annual and perennial plants on the farm. This includes prepping of beds, planting seeds directly and for transplanting outside and in our greenhouses, transplanting outside and in our greenhouses, irrigation management, weeding, trellising, pruning, thinning, harvesting, and sorting, labeling, and storing the various crops using proper post-harvest handling and good cooler management. In addition to vegetable production work, the grower will help will all other aspects of the job as needed: picking berries, cleaning, planting perennial berries, caring for animals, building infrastructure, etc.

A successful person will love tending plants, working indoors and outdoors, and enjoy the rhythms of farm work. They will have exquisite attention to detail, be able to closely follow directions, be able to work independently while rapidly and efficiently completing daily activities.

We think our farm and our community prosper where there is more diversity and have a wide range of folks who work with us. We welcome applications from BIPOC and LGBTQ potential crew members.

Our season is March 1st through October 31. Hourly compensation starts at $14.50 per hour plus WiFi access, paid sick leave, paid medical/family leave, and meat, eggs, and seasonal produce from the farm. Free on-farm housing may be available. Winter work may be available, but is not guaranteed. This position is full time (no more than 50 hours per week), 5 days per week from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm from Tuesday to Saturday. Friday and Saturday availability is required.

For full job descriptions please go to https://springrainfarm.org/work-with-us

Application Instructions: 

To apply, please complete our online application at https://form.jotform.com/93365981539169 and send us an email detailing your skills, ability, and interest to contribute to our mission to info@springrainfarm.org.

We will do phone interviews with applicants meeting our criteria and then will ask finalists to visit the farm for a paid working interview. We will not make any job offers without an on-farm visit/interview.

Job Categories: 
Farming/Agriculture