Farm Worker

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Website 24 Carrot Farm

24 Carrot Farm is a diversified certified organic farm situated in the Apple Hill area of Placerville, CA. We have 5 acres of annual and perennial vegetables, herbs and flowers, and several acres of established apple varieties. We follow agroecological farming practices and are committed to farming using sustainable and restorative techniques. Our operations include on site farm stand, u-pick, and wholesale to local grocers and restaurants, educational and community field trips and events.

Job Description

Primary responsibility is to harvest, wash and pack produce
Utilize and update paperwork to record tasks completed
Perform field work including but not limited to seeding, transplanting, hand weeding, hoeing, moving irrigation, and watering
Daily use and safe-handling of farm equipment including tilers, wheelbarrows, tools and hand-tools such as shears and knives
Perform some or most of the following non-field work: cleaning packing area and equipment, delivering produce locally, build-out and maintenance of farm grounds, construction of hoop-houses and additional farm infrastructure, vehicle and tractor use; fencing and trellising work; other up-keep or strenuous and skilled farming tasks as required
Willingness to work and preparation for working outdoors in all weather conditions
Qualifications: Able to perform physically demanding and repetitive tasks; able to lift 50+ lbs repeatedly Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
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Must work well as a team
Previous farm experience preferred but not necessary
Ability to work outside in all weather conditions
Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $18.00 per hour

Benefits:
Employee discount
Health insurance (after 9 months)

Schedule:
40 hours/week
Monday to Friday
Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:
Placerville, CA 95667: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)
Experience:
Farming: 1 year (Preferred)
Work Location: One location

Please send resume and cover letter!

To apply for this job email your details to 24carrotfarms@gmail.com