Farm - Field Assistant

Hiring Organization: UnderToe Farm
Employment type: Part-Time
Job Location: Kewadin, MI
Application Deadline: April 30, 2019

UnderToe Farm is seeking a farm-field assistant to assist with harvest for the Elk Rapids Farmer's Market, and for our Farm-Share (C.S.A.) program pick up days, and complete many other tasks on our small farm.

We are looking for individuals with the core qualities:

  • Enthusiasm for growing food
  • Curiosity and openness--a beginner’s mind, a desire to learn and grow
  • Friendly, outgoing, adventurous--unafraid to try new things
  • Excellent communication skills--the ability to express your needs, ask questions, and generally engage with your work and others
  • Self motivated and able to work autonomously
  • Highly organized
  • Energetic
  • Good with your hands--coordinated
  • A planner
  • A morning person
  • The ability perform rigorous physical work for hours on end in extreme heat, cold and wet conditions
  • Seriously considering farming as a career and believe you can make it happen.
  • A good sense of humor

Why work at UnderToe Farm? 

To glean essential knowledge of organic vegetable growing methods, take home fresh organically grown produce weekly, work in a friendly environment outdoors, meet the great community surrounding our farm,  participate in an attend on-farm events, etc.

Tentative Schedule

Work begins in May and ends in October.

Hours will be 4-5 days a week for 7 - 8 hours per day

Pay rate will be based on experience. + organic vegetables each week

No housing is provided, and you must have your own transportation.

To apply please email a resume and feel free to call or email: 

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Please Contact us:

Adam:  231.676.4813



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