Warner Farm is currently hiring several positions for the 2014 summer season. For more information please contact Dave at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Farm Market and CSA Staff
Farm Description: Warner Farm is a diversified small fruit and vegetable farm located in Sunderland, Ma. We grow both certified organic and IPM crops and sell wholesale produce throughout the Pioneer Valley. We attend several local farmers markets as well as operate a 300 member CSA with distribution sites in Eastern Massachusetts.
Job Description: Warner Farm is seeking individuals to help staff farmer’s markets and CSA distributions. We attend 4 weekly farmer’s markets located in Amherst, Winchester and Watertown as well as manage 4 different CSA drop off sites. Markets staff is responsible for communicating directly with the public and must be comfortable regularly interacting with the public. Duties include: arriving promptly to load trucks for markets, filling out market logs, driving to, setting up, and breaking down market display, creating an attractive produce display, facilitating sales, answering customer questions about our farm and produce, and attending weekly CSA drop off in the greater Boston area.
Experience working and communicating with the public
An outgoing personality
Previous farm experience
Previous retail experience
Interesting in cooking and fresh food
This is a seasonal position requiring up to 25 hours per week from May through October. Compensation is $10 an hour. To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to email@example.com.