Business / Organization Name: 
Red Fire Farm
Contact Person: 
Kristi
Email Address: 
Phone Number: 
413 467 7645
Street Address: 
7 Carver Street
City: 
Granby
State: 
MA
Zip Code: 
01007
Job Title: 
Farm Crew Member
Job Type: 
Crew member position
Job Description: 
If you are passionate about sustainable agriculture, have a strong work ethic, and love eating high-quality organic vegetables, this job is a good fit for you. Crew members at Red Fire can expect to work on many different types of projects, including harvesting, weeding, and planting a wide variety of vegetables, caring for greenhouse crops, and helping out during our well-known Tomato Festival! This is a full-time position, Monday through Friday, from 7am to 5:30pm daily, from June until October (with possible winter work based on performance/interest). There is ample room for advancement into supervisor/management positions for long-term employees. Thanks for your interest in organic farming!
Stockbridge Majors: 
Plant and Soil Sciences
Sustainable Food and Farming
Sustainable Horticulture
Application Deadline: 
Friday, June 20, 2014
Application Requirements (resume, cover letter, etc.): 
Applicants should email us at jobs@redfirefarm.com and include some information about themselves (experience level, degree studies, ability to drive stick shift, etc), and shoulld include a resume with 3 references.
Minimum Qualifications: 
-Crew members must be punctual and reliable. -All crew members must be able to lift up to 50LBS without injury. -Crew members must be physically able to bend at the waist/crouch for extended periods of time. -Crew members should have a willingness to listen, learn, and ask questions. -Ability to drive a manual transmission(stick shift) vehicle is a plus! -Previous farming experience is also a plus!
Wage, Salary & Benefits Description: 
Compensation: Crew members start at $7.75, with a potential raise to $8.00/hour after a performance review at 6 weeks. Crew members also get to take home lots and lots of our farm's produce for free every day! We have an abundant supply of wonderful veggies, and we encourage our staff to take home the harvest!