Business / Organization Name:
Applecrest Farm Orchards
133 Exeter Road
Farmers Market/CSA Staff
Our farm is looking for motivated and out-going folks with a passion for sustainable agriculture and good food to represent Applecrest both at our home farm C.S.A. and at numerous Seacoast Area outdoor farmers markets. These are full-time, retail oriented, seasonal positions. Beyond helping to share with the community our farm’s pride and passion in what we grow, the work involves a unique combination of produce handling and sales, savvy farm marketing and good ol’ fashioned face-to-face customer service.
Sustainable Food and Farming
Thursday, June 1, 2017
Application Requirements (resume, cover letter, etc.):
If you’re a true and honest “worker” with a strong passion for farming and food, please email your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. The cover letter is your opportunity to tell us about your passions, strengths and goals and why you’d like to join the Applecrest family! Please also feel free to highlight any other skills or personal details you possess that would be valuable to our small family owned and operated farm.
Farmers Market and C.S.A. work involves a lot of packing, loading, unloading, setting-up and then breaking down all manner of items, many of them heavy. To boot, the majority of the work takes place out of doors, often in heat, cold, wind and/or rain. Candidates MUST be of a hearty nature, in excellent physical health and able to lift up to 40 pounds repeatedly. All applicants must also: Be well organized, efficient and able to work independently. Possess a positive, diligent work ethic. Love working outdoors. Be friendly, outgoing, and knowledgeable. Present a professional, clean, warm and approachable appearance. Have excellent communication skills. Have a valid driver's license.
Wage, Salary & Benefits Description:
Wage based on your experience.