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Posted: Mon, November 15, 2021

$12-14 /hr Phoenixville, PA job

Email: farmers@kimbertoncsa.org

Kimberton CSA is a 10-acre, certified organic and biodynamic, mixed vegetable production farm. We are located in Chester County, approximately 30 miles northwest of Philadelphia and three miles west of Phoenixville.

The Crew member will support the Farm Managers and Crew Leader in their daily tasks running Kimberton CSA’s 10-acre, organic, mixed vegetable production farm. In addition, the Crew Member will have the opportunity to learn how to operate small engine farm machinery as delegated by the Farm Managers and/or Crew Leader. This is a position ideal for someone who has some experience farming or gardening and is looking for an opportunity to develop their skills and gain more experience through working a full season on a production farm. Kimberton CSA is located in Chester County, approximately 30 miles northwest of Philadelphia and three miles west of Phoenixville.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

Assist with production on a small scale, diversified biodynamic vegetable farm
Operate small engine farm machinery
Guide and work with workshares when appropriate
Engage politely with members when necessary

Minimum Qualifications:

Must be at least 18 years old
Capable of lifting 50 lbs and working in adverse weather conditions
Valid driver’s license (preferred)
Some farming or gardening experience (preferred)

Skills/Attributes:

Highly motivated, efficient, and detail-oriented with a strong work ethic and the ability to interact well with both staff and customers
Able to work in a physically demanding environment, modeling endurance and a positive attitude
Able to work independently and as part of a collaborative team
Able to work well with diverse groups of people

Email cover letter and resume to farmers@kimbertoncsa.org