Seeking Field Crew 2018
Sweetland Farm in Norwich, VT is seeking hard-working, dedicated and fun people to join our 2018 field crew. Field crew staff at Sweetland play an important role in helping us realize our mission of sustainability; building the soil while providing fresh local food for our community. Sweetland field crew get their hands dirty planting, cultivating, harvesting and packing over 100 different vegetable crops throughout the growing season, and have the opportunity to learn basic animal care and general farm skills like carpentry, fruit tree pruning and soil building techniques. A season on the Sweetland field crew will leave you stronger, smarter, happier and healthier than before!
Sweetland Field Crew
Mid-May through Mid-October 2018
Half- or Full-time positions available
Starting wage $10/hour plus vegetable CSA share
To apply please email Norah at [email protected] with a letter of interest and 2 references
Positions will be filled on a rolling basis, so apply soon!
Experience and skills required:
Physical strength and stamina (Must be able to lift 50 pounds, bend and squat, and work outdoors in all weather conditions)
Problem-solving skills (Identify and solve or communicate problems to management)
The ability to use one’s own initiative and work independently on some tasks
The ability to work well as part of a team, communicate well with other crew, and maintain a positive attitude
Valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.