Farm Hand (Full Time)

Little Wing Farm

Small Scale Bio-intensive Organic Farm

Little Wing Farm is a small bio-intensive and diversified organic farm, producing vegetables and flowers year round for sale at our roadside self-serve honor system farm stand. In addition we raise a flock of quail for egg production to serve a high end restaurant in San Fransisco as well as our stand. The farm is located at the base of Black Mountain on a 1,200 acre ranch in fabulously beautiful Pt Reyes Station. We have been in production on this land for 3 years and are making big moves to expand in this coming 4th season. Our flowers and vegetables are in high demand and we are looking to put together a crew for this year that can help us meet the popularity of products. This is an exciting time to join the farm with lots of opportunity to deepen your farming skills and the potential for long term employment and advancement.

Job Summary

This position is involved with all aspects of farm production from bed cultivation and seeding to transplanting, weeding and harvest. Our work environment is fast paced and dynamic. Crew members are depended on to be active parts of the team working both collaboratively and independently to ensure that crops are well cared for and produce is high quality.

Job Requirements

Applicants must have at least one year of production farm experience. We are excited to teach and advance farming skills but crew members must possess the basics of plant cultivation and have a mind for efficiency. Applicants should be in excellent physical condition, be able to lift 50lbs, use implements like hoes and shovels and be comfortable performing repetitive tasks bending over or on the ground.

Compensation

Crew members are paid $15/hr and must be able to commute to the farm on their own. Unfortunately we do not have housing available on the farm. New hires should be able to start asap

 

To apply for this job email your details to Fruitoftheloam@gmail.com