Robin Hill Organics Hiring Crew Leader
Posted: Wed, January 12, 2022
Newtown Square, PA job
Robin Hill Organics, located outside of Newtown Square, PA is hiring a crew leader to help in the running of the farm’s operations for the 2022 season. Robin Hill Organics is a certified organic diversified vegetable farm that has approximately 2 acres of intensively planted crops in production. We market our produce primarily through farmers’ markets and a small CSA program.
The crew leader will work under the direction of the farm manager to oversee and direct the day to day running of the farm. This includes but is not limited too: leading the crew in greenhouse work, field planting and cultivation, harvesting, washing and packing produce for CSA and markets.
– A minimum of two full seasons on a production vegetable farm
– A valid drivers license
– Strong work ethic and hard working
– Able to lead and work as part of a team, as well as individually when necessary
– Positive, can do attitude
– Ability to work in adverse weather conditions when necessary
– Familiarity with small scale vegetable production methods/ equipment a plus
– Lead crew in the day to day activities of the farm
– Detail oriented – record keeping responsibilities
– Ability to follow direction and delegate tasks to a small crew
– Attend one weekend market each month
This position is approximately 40 hours/ week from April – Thanksgiving, with more hours on the week that market is attended and slightly longer days in the peak of the season to make sure tasks are completed on schedule. Winter work possible with reduced hours, as we grow year round. Pay starting at $15/ hour, commensurate with experience.
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