We are always looking for folks that are passionate about food and farming. We accept applications year-round. Email email@example.com for more information.
SUMMARY The farm manager is active in all aspects of crop production as well as being responsible for CSA deliveries, restaurant deliveries, and vending at farmer’s markets. The farm manager will also lead the crew in harvest, washing, and packing the produces, as well as transplanting and other field tasks. We will fully train all employees and ensure that they are comfortable with their responsibilities.
A passion for farming
Strong work ethic
Be a critical thinker
Minimum of 1 year experience on a commercial farm
Ability to handle the many physical challenges such as lifting up to 50 lbs. regularly, standing for long periods of time, bending at the knees and back, etc.
Be helpful, kind, and courteous to co-workers and customers
Enjoy cooking and talking about it
Clean driving record
Help with and eventually lead planting, harvesting, and cultivating field crops
Help with and eventually lead washing, sorting, weighing, and packing produce
Deliver produce to CSA drop-off points and restaurants
Vend at farmer’s market
Other farm jobs
WORK RELATIONSHIPS Works closely with farm owners (David and Margaret Ann Snow) and other farm workers (a mix of full-time, H2A workers, and summer interns). Once well trained will be given sole responsibility of some tasks.
COMPENSATION Starting at $15/hour; opportunity for performance-based raise after 6 weeks Access to an abundance of high quality, delicious produce Access to our vast library and educational resources Opportunity for advancement
SUMMARY The farm assistant helps with crop production as well as distribution and marketing. He/she is responsible for CSA deliveries, vending at farmer’s markets, and assisting with all aspects of crop production and distribution.
QUALIFICATIONS · Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. regularly, bend at knees and back, and walk throughout the day · Accurately follow directions · Be friendly and helpful with customers· Enjoy cooking and talking about it · Ability to work outdoors for 6 to 8 hours at a time
DUTIES · Help with planting, harvesting, and cultivating field crops · Help with washing, sorting, weighing, and packing produce · Deliver produce to CSA drop-off points and restaurants · Vend at farmer's market · Other miscellaneous duties as assigned by supervisor
WORK RELATIONSHIPS Supervised by farm owners. Works closely with farm owners and other farm workers. Once well trained will be given sole responsibility of some tasks.
HOURS Tentative schedule through December Tuesday 12-7 Tuscaloosa CSA deliveries Wednesday 7-3; field and packing shed work Thursday 8-4 Birmingham deliveries Friday 7-3 Field and packing shed work Saturday 5 a.m. - 3 p.m. Birmingham farmer's market
COMPENSATION Starting at $14/hour. Access to an abundance of high quality, delicious produce.
SUMMARY Jobs include: planting, harvesting, weeding, trellising, fencing, washing, packing, pest management, farmer’s markets, small amount of greenhouse management, Community Supported Agriculture distribution, cut flower production. 30 hours a week required.
COMPENSATION $150/week. Weekly discussion. All the fresh produce you can stand. Access to our ever-growing library.