agriculture 2 Job Opportunities – Dharma Ridge Farm, Quilcene

Subject: [agriculture] 2 Job Opportunities – Dharma Ridge Farm, Quilcene
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Field Crew: Full time …2 positions available starting in May and 4 positions opening June. Steady work available through October and Part time work through Christmas. Long term employment available.
We are looking for experienced field crew specifically those individuals with experience on small to mid-size row crop operations similar to ours. Field crew tasks range throughout the season from field prep, systems set up/take down, cultivation, transplanting, harvest, washing, packing, hoeing, hand weeding, greenhouse work, irrigation, everything related to the production and sale of seasonal vegetables. Members of the field crew can also specialize in certain areas such as farmers market, delivery driving, packing shed, irrigation. We are specifically looking for some folks with leadership ability and experience but we will also consider applicants new to farming. Applicants must be responsible, rock solid, team players with a love for the outdoors and challenging hard work, must be able to lift 50 pounds, be able to work on hands and knees in all weather conditions and be able to handle tedious and repetitive tasks with a positive attitude. pay starts at $10/hour (pay negotiable for applicants with specific previous farming experience) and includes all the vegetables from the farm you can eat!

Farmers Market : 2 positions available April-December. Part time to full time during peak season. Flexible schedule options: 2, 4 or 5 day schedules with markets on Saturday.
Looking for a few talented individuals to represent the farm at local Farmer’s Markets on Saturdays and spend some time tying it all together working on the field crew. Our market staff must be extremely reliable and responsible!!! Applicants should have excellent customer service skills, knowledge of seasonal produce, ability to lift 50 pounds and work a long day on your feet, ability to maneuver a box-van, motivation and ability to create eye catching, clean and appealing produce displays keeping them well stocked and fresh all day. Experience is preferred. Our market stands are double and triple sized booths. Market staff work in teams of two so communication, creative collaboration and solid teamwork skills are paramount. Farmer’s Market is a unique and rewarding retail experience! Pay starts at $10/hr and is negotiable for those with experience and includes all you can eat veggies from the farm.

Haley Olson-Wailand
Dharma Ridge Farm
www.dharmaridgefarm.com
360.302.0204 cell

Kellie Henwood
Regional Small Farms Coordinator
WSU Extension – Clallam, Kitsap, Jefferson
380 Jefferson Street
Port Townsend, WA 98368
(360) 379-5610 ext. 201
kellie.henwood

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