Business / Organization Name: 
Sid Wainer & Son
Contact Person: 
Lyndsey Lawrence, HR Manager
Email Address: 
Phone Number: 
508-999-6408
Street Address: 
2301 Purchase Street
City: 
New Bedford
State: 
MA
Zip Code: 
02746
Job Title: 
Assistant Farm Manager
Job Type: 
Assist Farm Manager in day to day operations of a 50 acre farm
Job Description: 
The Assistant Farm Manager must be a responsible, enthusiastic, self-starter with a strong desire to learn about agriculture; specifically vegetables and herbs. Successful candidates are driven, motivated, and energetic. This is a year round, full time position. The role of the Assistant Farm Manager is to assist the Farm Manager in the day to day operations of a 50 acre farm in Dartmouth, MA including harvesting and picking, as well as operating farm machinery. The Assistant Farm Manager must be 18 years old or older and possess a current, valid Driver’s License. Candidates must be able to repetitively lift 50+ pounds. Candidates must be able to work in all weather conditions outside, year round. ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES • Assist in the day to day operations of a 50 acre farm • Operate farm machinery • Hand work including fertilize, pick, harvest, and pack seasonal vegetables and herbs • Communicate and problem solve with the Farm Manager ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS • Repetitively lift 50+ pounds • Bending, lifting, standing, and walking for many hours at a time • Work outdoors in all weather conditions • Must be 18 years old or older • Must have a valid, current Driver’s license EXPERIENCE • Farm experience preferred • Mechanical or carpentry experience is a plus ADDITIONAL NOTES This position works outdoors in all weather conditions. This position requires a current, valid Driver’s License. All applicants must be 18 years old or older.
Stockbridge Majors: 
Aboriculture
Landscape Contracting
Plant and Soil Sciences
Sustainable Food and Farming
Sustainable Horticulture
Application Deadline: 
Friday, August 22, 2014
Application Requirements (resume, cover letter, etc.): 
All applicants must apply through our website at: https://sidwainer.applicantpro.com/jobs/85386.html.
Minimum Qualifications: 
Farm experience preferred, mechanical or carpentry experience is a plus
Wage, Salary & Benefits Description: 
Wage depends on experience. After probationary period benefits include: Medical, Dental, 401K, Short/Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, Paid Holidays / Vacations