WE ARE NOW HIRING FOR THE 2021 SEASON!
If you enjoy interacting with people, an outside workspace, and incredible farm-fresh produce, we want to meet you! Keep reading to see if you are a good fit for our job opportunities.
Warner Farm is a 10th generation diversified fruit and vegetable farm located in Sunderland, MA. We grow over 150 acres of both IPM (125 ac.) and certified organic (25 ac.) crops for wholesale throughout the Valley as well as operate a CSA, attend farmers markets, and welcome the public to our farm each June with two U-Pick Strawberry fields! Warner Farm always hires with an eye on our core values of respect, integrity, sustainability, and family. We seek motivated, energetic, hardworking individuals who can grow our business and grow with our farm family.
Farm Packing & Delivering Staff for CSA
Job Description: Warner Farm is seeking folks to join our CSA team! We manage five different drop-off sites, one in Western Massachusetts and four in Eastern MA, for our 600+ member CSA program. CSA staff is responsible for communicating directly with the public and must be comfortable and enthusiastic about regularly interacting with customers. CSA Staff report directly to the Direct Market Manager.
Duties include: Bunching/weighing veggies for shares; Assisting in the packing of CSA shares; Arriving promptly to load trucks for CSA distribution; Driving to locations, setting up, and breaking down CSA displays; Answering customer questions about our farm and produce; Providing management with feedback regarding drop-offs and customer concerns; Promoting a positive image of Warner Farm and ensuring customer satisfaction at all times.
– At least one year of customer service experience
– Outgoing personality + love of engaging with customers
– Ability, OR willingness to learn, to drive 16 ft box truck
– Available Monday through Thursday (though flexible scheduling is available!)
– Previous farm experience
– Interest in cooking, fresh food, and local agriculture
This is a seasonal, part-time position Monday-Thursdays from June through the end of October with hours ranging from 25-35/week (will prioritize folks looking for Tuesday + Thursday hours). Pay starts at $13.75/hr and includes access to delicious, farm-fresh produce!
To apply, please send a resume along with a little information about yourself and why you think you’d be a good fit for this job, to firstname.lastname@example.org. Multiple positions are available. We will accept applications on a rolling basis and positions are open until filled.