Grow With Us.

POSITIONS ARE FILLED

FOR 2021

Duties of a Farm Crew member include (but are not limited to): ​

  • Harvesting, washing, and packaging vegetables for sale

  • Seeding, transplanting, and cultivating crops

  • Field-related tasks such as bed preparation, irrigation, and applying inputs

  • General farm upkeep, maintenance, and improvement of farm property, facilities, and equipment

  • Operate farm tools and machinery safely and effectively

  • General care of small flock of laying hens

  • Adhering to established farm standards for quality, efficiency, food safety, and documentation

  • Performing all of the above in all types of weather conditions and in accordance with organic certification requirements

While not a must, a year or more of a positive experience with agricultural production would be a very good indication of all the qualifications below. If you haven’t worked on a farm before, some sort of outdoor, physical job would be a good equivalent, as would strong experience in fast-paced, physically demanding food service. Special consideration will be given to applicants with prior experience and/or formal education in organic vegetable production. 

 

Necessary Qualifications

  • Positive outlook and contributes to a meaningful work experience where all individuals feel safe, appreciated, and respected

  • Energetic disposition and a good sense of humor

  • Good time management

  • Commitment to consistently maintaining a clean and sanitary working environment

  • Takes pride in their work, and finds fulfillment in meeting high standards for great quality

  • Owns clothing and footwear appropriate for varying weather conditions and farm tasks

  • Reliable transportation to and from the farm

  • Ability and willingness to perform physically demanding work

  • Interest in sustainable agriculture 

  • Finds value in developing and participating in lean, efficient work systems

  • Ability to receive and implement corrective feedback 

  • Comfortable working alone or with a small team

  • Ability to communicate clearly, openly, and effectively

  • Thinks critically and asks questions

 

Physical Requirements

Farm Crew members must have the ability to:

  • Safely and repeatedly lift 50lbs and awkward objects

  • Repeatedly stoop, kneel, bend, crawl, and squat

  • Withstand exposure to varying weather conditions

  • Withstand prolonged standing or walking

  • Handle small objects and perform repetitive tasks

  • Recognize and prevent potential self-injury caused by any of the above

 

Benefits: Above all, these positions provide meaningful work alongside nature and good people. Crew members will also regularly receive generous shares of seasonal, organic produce as a perk of working on the farm. No health insurance or retirement plans are offered at this time. All employees are covered by worker’s compensation. Housing is not provided or available for any positions, but we are happy to share area information if you are relocating.

The responsibilities & duties listed above are general priorities of this position, but should not be understood as a comprehensive list of all possible work requirements. Three Creeks Produce values diversity and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex, national origin, age, genetics, marital status, or sexual orientation.

Farm Crew: Full-Time

Seasonal position, with room to grow with the farm.

40 hours/week April 1 - Dec 1. Specific schedule to be determined in consultation with the successful candidate.  Pay range is $12-$15/hr based on experience, with additional end-of-season bonus possible based on sales goal. Paid sick leave is offered.  Position does not offer health insurance or other benefits.

Available positions: 

Farm Crew: Part-Time

Seasonal position. 10 - 25 hours/week April 1 - Dec 1. Pay range is $10-12/hr based on experience. Working schedule is very flexible; a part-time position on our crew is a great option for those with another job, self-employed, in school, or working at multiple farms to gain experience. This position does not provide benefits.

 

Available Positions: 

Seasonal Intern (paid)

Seasonal position. Interns can opt to work from10 up to 25 hours/week for May through December (flexible). Pay is $10/hr. Arrangements for working hours are flexible. This position is reserved for those seeking a formal, education-focused internship experience as part of college coursework (please provide internship requirements from your school with your application) or through OEFFA's Internship Program. This internship position does not provide benefits. Housing is not available.