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Job Description

Red Fire Farm is looking for someone with a strong work ethic and a creative eye to work in our flower and greenhouse departments. The ideal candidate has farm experience and a passion for fieldwork that will see themselves caring for our flower crop, from transplanting to bouquet making for our flower CSA, markets, and wholesale accounts. The flower assistant must be available through mid-September.

Responsibilities

– Seed vegetable and flower starts and assist with greenhouse tomato care
– Propagation, transplanting, and general care of greenhouse plants
– Watering and venting greenhouse (includes weekend work rotations)
– Fieldwork including weeding, harvesting, and cultivation of flowers
– Preparation of bouquets for scheduled deliveries
– Assistance with greenhouse and vegetable farm activities, as needed
– Driver’s license not required, but must be able to lift heavy objects (up to 50 lbs) and work in all conditions

Schedule

Position begins in May and runs through mid-September. Complete availability through completion of flower season is an absolute must. Winter work in other farm departments may be available.

Hours

Typical hours are 6 AM to 5:30 PM Monday through Friday, with a one-hour lunch, plus occasional weekend watering as needed. Due to the nature of farming, all crew are expected to be available to work on the holidays that occur during the active farming season, and to be flexible with the length of work days during the season.

Perks of the job include:
– Fresh air and exercise
– An open, friendly environment where your feedback is welcomed
– Opportunities to advance and build on your skills

LOCATION: Position located at 184 Meadow Road in Montague, MA.

JOB TYPE: Full-time

SALARY: $12.00/hour plus all the organic produce you can eat.

TO APPLY: Please send to jobs@redfirefarm.com a simple resume, a letter of interest including what experience you bring to the position, and a list of 3 relevant work references by January 31 for preferential consideration. We will continue accepting applications until the position is filled.