Work With Us
Join our small, but energetic and fun team! Every year we hire two full-time seasonal field assistants (April-October) and two part-time summer crew members (June-August). While working on our farm, you will learn many aspects of a small, diverse, and mature market farm operation including: greenhouse production, transplanting, harvesting and post-harvest, high tunnel growing, plant care, tractor operations, CSA management and more.
Details and Compensation
- Work hours are Monday-Friday 7-3:30PM for full season employees; part time summer hours are flexible for summer crew members.
- $12/hr. starting wage plus farm produce and discount on farm stand products.
- We do not offer housing, but can help find rentals in the Alton, Elsah and Jerseyville areas.
Basic Work Requirements
Interested applicants do not need experience, but must be enthusiastic about organic agriculture and the local food movement. Applicants must be energetic, be able to work outdoors in any weather condition, be self-motivated, work well with a crew and independently, be physically fit, and have excellent quality control while working quickly and efficiently. Must be trustworthy, reliable, and responsible.
How to Apply
Please submit a resume and statement of interest to Amy at firstname.lastname@example.org.