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EMPLOYMENT

This position has been filled for the 2021 season. Check back in December for employment opportunities for the 2022 season. We will likely offer full-time positions in 2022.

POSITION

  • Beginning of May ~ end of October (more hours possible outside this range)

  • 30 hours/week

  • $15/hour

  • 30 hours can be flexible but we primarily need help on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. Help at the Sunday Farmstand is also possible.

  • No housing is available - must be able to commute by car

  • A full season commitment is required.

  • $300 year end bonus for completing the season

  • Daily tasks include sowing, preparing beds, planting, mulching, harvesting, washing. Other projects include establishing perennial and pollinator habitats, building compost area, etc.

REQUIREMENTS

  • At least one full season of farming experience

  • Attention to detail

  • Hardworking

  • Can work in any weather (hot, cold, rain to a reasonable extent)

  • Can work alone efficiently

  • We are ideally looking for someone who would like to stay on for more than a season (a raise and more hours possible in year 2)

APPLICATION

  • Up-to-date resume including relevant work experience, both paid and volunteer

  • Application (access here and download as word doc or pdf)

  • Send resume and application to assawagafarm@gmail.com

  • Farm visit for an in-person chat (this will just be walking around the farm, socially distanced)