FIELD CREW MEMBER
About the Farm
Bell’s Farm is currently hiring field crew members to work in the farm's vegetable garden for the 2023 season. Located in Coupeville, Bell’s Farm is a multigenerational farm raising pastured livestock, strawberries, mixed vegetables and cut flowers. At Bell’s, we are committed to growing sustainably in a way that protects soil health, produces nutritious food, and promotes community engagement.
About the Position
We are currently seeking hard-working individuals with an interest in local food, gardening, or just working outside to join our team for the 2023 season in a full-time or part-time capacity. Previous experience is preferred but not necessary. The field crew will work closely with the Garden Manager to raise crops on 5+ acres and market our produce through our on-farm stand, the Whidbey Island Grown food hub, restaurant accounts, and other local markets.
Duties and Responsibilities
Field Crew member will be involved with all aspects of vegetable production. This will include greenhouse seeding, transplanting, weeding, harvesting, washing, packing, and distributing vegetables. Crew members will also assist with farm stand set up each day and will deliver vegetables on a rotating schedule.
Applicants should be comfortable with physical labor, be willing to work in all weather conditions, and have a valid driver’s license. We are looking for energetic, self-motivated, and detail-oriented folks.Preference will be given to those with farming, food, or outdoor work experience, but even those without this should apply if they have a strong interest in the position.
Work Schedule and Compensation:
This is a seasonal position from March to Mid-November, but year-round work is available for the right candidate. A typical work week will be Monday through Friday from 8am to 4:30pm with an hour-long lunch break. Compensation starts at $17.00 (plus farm veggies).
Compensationthis position is : hourly, $15-20/hr
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If you are not registered, you'll be prompted to do so. Don't worry, it's free!DeadlineApril 01, 2023