WE are looking for a :

Harvest and Packshed Assistant

 

COMPANY DESCRIPTION
VRDNT Farm is a female-owned and operated small farm growing flavorful and colorful vegetables for Central Texans. We focus on bio-intensive growing practices and are striving to optimize on-farm efficiency. We are currently intensively cultivating 3.5 acres of diversified vegetables and are distributing our vegetables through CSA weekly veggie boxes, wholesale vendors and farmers markets. We are tucked away in the Lost Pines of Bastrop, TX about 45 min East of Austin TX.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION
This position can be full time or part time and reports directly to the Harvest and Distribution Manager. This position's main responsibilities include picking, washing, and packing vegetables. On a daily basis you will be working with the Harvest and Distribution Manager to pick and pack orders. Given the dynamic nature of farm work, other tasks such as weeding and planting may also be required at times. Applicants must be comfortable working outside and possess the physical stamina to repeatedly lift up to 50lbs. A keen eye for detail and the ability to work quickly outside are qualities that will make you successful on the job. Experience working on vegetable farms is preferable but not necessary.

 

COMPENSATION
this position is : hourly, $13-$15/hr

 

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

To apply, please e-mail Erin at erin@vrdnt.farm

 

Please include:

1)What, if any relevant experience you have working on farms, if you do not have farm experience please tell us about any work experience you have outdoors. 

2)What date you will be available to start working

3)Please include name, phone number, and relationship to at least 2 references.