Farm Hand
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Company:
Deep Roots Farm
Location:
Upper Marlboro, MD, USA
Job Posted:
30+ days ago

Farm Hand

Deep Roots Farm is looking for highly self-motivated individuals to join our field crew. Responsibilities include: transplanting, harvesting, seeding, irrigating, cultivating, operating machinery, trellising and more. Must be able to work in all weather conditions outdoors and in a greenhouse. A positive attitude goes a long way, ability to manage time and be consistently organized, follow directions and think critically in all situations. Assist with daily poultry chores, including coop maintenance, pasture management, egg collection and other livestock tasks. CSA packing, and distribution of shares, following all food safety standards and ensuring food quality. Season: Our farm produces vegetables year-round. This position is full time (40-50 hrs/weekly) from Mid - March to Mid-January 2022. There is an option to work year-round. Compensation: Varies based on experience $14 to $16/hr (depending on experience), team members that commit to the full season will receive 40 hrs of paid time off and a weekly CSA vegetable share. Ideal candidates should have 2 to 3 years of experience on a production farm. Will consider candidates with similar experience (Landscaping or construction). Requirements: Must be able to comfortably lift and move 50lbs A valid driver's license with a clean driving record Must be authorized to work in the U.S. Reliable transportation is required, our farm is not accessible via public transportation.