Field Work

Highly Skilled Field Worker

White Barn Farm is looking for a highly skilled farm worker for the 2018.  This job is suited for someone who has some farm experience and looking to take the next step in their farming career.

Schedule

  • March, November, December – 3 days a week
  • April-October – 5 days a week (Tuesday-Saturday 40hrs a week)

Responsibilities

  • Manage a crew        
  • Use of tractors-field prep, transplanter, cultivation
  • Use of hand tools        
  • Take direction from FARM manager ·        
  • Harvest         
  • Cultivate         
  • Irrigation         
  • Planting         
  • Direct seeding         
  • Meet with farm managers Chris and Christy once a week         
  • Be able to manage farm if Chris or Christy are not there         
  • Take on a managerial role in on farm tasks i.e harvest, direct seeding, planting, etc… (can be discussed when hired)

Qualifications 

  • Positive attitude       
  •  Min. 2 years farming experience         
  • Tractor experience (not a major deal breaker if willing to learn) 
  • Well-rounded and flexible during daily and weekly tasks 
  • Responsible         
  • Efficient         
  • Good decision maker         
  • Works well with others         
  • Punctual         
  • Managing experience helpful         
  • Dedicated         
  • Takes pride in work         
  • Enjoys being outside and working in all elements         
  • Good shape         
  • Must left 50lbs

Compensation 

  •       $13/hr       
  •  White barn vegetables throughout the season  

To apply

  • please send a resume, letter of interest and 2-3 references to Chris and Christy Kantlehner at info@whitebarnfarm.org  

Field Crew x2

White Barn Farm is looking to hire two people for Field Crew work this upcoming season.  This is the perfect job for someone who has some interest in farming or just looking for a fun job outside, no experience necessary.

Schedule         

  • April-October (we could be flexible with this)         
  • 3 days a week         
  • 30 hrs/week                

Responsibilities   

  • Planting       
  •  Cultivation (weeding) 
  • Harvesting       
  • Hoops, row cover       
  • Drip tape         
  • Mulching  

Qualifications        

  • Enjoy being outside         
  • Positive attitude         
  • Listen to direction         
  • Can do repetitive work         
  • Lift upto 50 lbs         
  • Takes pride in work         
  • Punctual      

Compensation       

  •  $11/hr         
  • White Barn farm produce during the season    

To apply,  

  • please send a resume, letter of interest and 2-3 references to Chris and Christy Kantlehner at info@whitebarnfarm.org