Farmer Assistant, ShakeyGround Farm
ShakeyGround Farm is a very small, very diverse farm in Charlotte, VT. We’re seeking a farmer’s assistant to help with general field work in the production of vegetables and fruit crops, with the possibility of added responsibility for the right candidate. Some farm experience required, with the ability to identify crops, pests, and problem solve. Anticipated tasks include: bed preparation, transplanting, seeding, hand weeding, harvesting, work in hoop houses, pruning, mowing, and weed wacking. Additional work could be helping with animal chores and/or farmers market. The employee would take general directions from farm managers and see tasks through to completion. The right candidate would be excited about working on a small diversified farm and bring their own experiences, interests, and perspective to our growing small business. Starting date in early April, with specific date/pay/hours negotiable. You can learn more about the farm at www.shakeygroundfarm.com. To apply, please send a resume highlighting relevant work experience and skills along with references to firstname.lastname@example.org.