Interested in joining the Teal Tractor CSA team?

 

Part-time Seasonal Position

Each year Teal Tractor CSA hires a part-time seasonal (April – October) crew member interested in pursuing an agricultural career. You’d be involved in every aspect of vegetable production from soil prep to delivering weekly shares. This provides a great opportunity to apply your knowledge and experience in the field, while taking instruction using different farming techniques. This position is paid based on experience.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Open availability and scheduling around classes or other commitments

  • Planting, transplanting, weeding, harvesting

  • Managing pick up and delivery logistics

  • Consistently following a timely schedule on delivery day

  • Must have valid driver’s license, health insurance and reliable transportation

Must-have qualifications include:

  • Interest in agriculture or pursuing a degree in an ag-related field

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Excellent communication skills in person and via text/email

  • Proactive and task-oriented

  • Self-organize, efficiently task switch and meet deadlines

  • Work as a team and effectively accomplish tasks solo

Preferred qualifications include:

  • At least one year related experience, such as on-farm vegetable production, agriculture marketing, farmers markets, etc.

  • Must possess good baseline knowledge of agriculture production specific to vegetable/produce and experience with food safety and harvest protocol.

To apply for the upcoming season, please email a resume, introduction and a minimum of two references to Katie James at TealTractor@gmail.com.