Field Manager

Sweet Roots Farm is a vegetable and berry farm in Charlotte, VT. The farm has been in operation for 40 years as the Charlotte Berry Farm. We have 5 acres of blueberries, 2 acres blackberries and black raspberries and will be growing 1-2 acres of vegetables. We will be open for PYO blueberries and will be opening a retail store onsite.
2021 is Sweet Roots first season in operation.

Field Manager tasks:
Collaborate with Farm owners on farm production plan, manage Crew and general farm operations
All aspects of annual and perennial crop management
Harvest annual and perennial crops for retail and wholesale
Pest and disease management for all crops (required)
Collaborate with retail Market Manager

Field Manager Qualifications:
Min 2 years vegetable/berry production experience required
Tractor operating required
Positive attitude, reliable, critical thinker, self-motivated
Excellent communication and collaboration skills
Organized, detail-oriented
Ability to work efficiently and troubleshoot independently
Knowledge of organic practices, no-till production and berry/fruit production
Proven ability to keep clear, detailed records
Ability to work in all weather conditions
Ability to lift 50lbs
Valid drivers license and reliable transportation

$15-18/hr based on experience, farm produce and discount in market
1 weekend day required for all employees

For full job description and to apply send resume and 2 references to [email protected]

Contact:

Jane