High Mowing Organic Seeds Hiring
We are looking for a part-time (20 hours a week), seasonal crew member to work on the Trials team at High Mowing Organic Seeds. The position will start immediately and go through October 2018 on our farm in Hyde Park, Vermont.
Our Trials serve as a rigorous testing ground for selecting stand-out varieties to make available to our customers; the data collected helps us to accurately describe and assess their characteristics independently and in comparison to other varieties. This person will be responsible for all aspects of growing crops and collecting data for Trials. At this time, this includes on-going plant care, weeding, harvesting, cultivation, field cleanup, tractor operation, pest and disease monitoring and any other tasks as assigned.
The ideal candidate would be detail-oriented, hardworking, motivated, focused, conscientious, positive and able to work cooperatively on a team. And will preferrably have 1-3 years of commercial farming experience. Crew members must be able to withstand repetitive work, lift 50 pounds and be able to perform hard physical labor in all kinds of weather.
Anyone wishing to be considered for this position should email a resume, a brief letter of interest, and references to [email protected]. Please put Trials Crew in the subject line.