Winchester, New Hampshire
Summer Crew at Picadilly Farm
Picadilly Farm is a family farm, owned and operated by Jenny and Bruce Wooster since 2006. We grow certified organic produce on 26 acres, for 700+ Community Supported Agriculture shareholders. The farm is located on 71 acres of rural farmland in southwest New Hampshire, in the Connecticut River valley, just over the state line from Northfield, MA, 20 minutes from Brattleboro VT, and half an hour from both Greenfield MA and Keene NH. Employees at Picadilly Farm include an Assistant Manager, a Delivery Driver, 7-8 Seasonal Field Crew and 5-6 Summer Crew.
Job Details and Responsibilities: Summer Crew are primarily involved with hand weeding and hoeing on the farm. Summer Crew occasionally assistant the Field Crew with harvesting or other projects.
Summer Crew positions are seasonal, and are most often part-time (30 hours/week) during the growing season. Positions begin May and continue through August. Work hours are Monday through Friday, 7am-1pm.
Summer Crew are supervised by farm owners, Jenny & Bruce Wooster, and by the Assistant Manager.
Skills and qualifications: The position requires stamina and repetitive work in variable weather conditions. Speed and attention-to-detail are both important skills for members of the Summer Crew.
Wages & compensation: Starting wage for Summer Crew is $9.00/hour in 2013, plus farm produce for personal consumption.
To apply for a Summer Crew position, or for more information, please contact us at the farm. We prefer an on-farm interview for potential candidates, and we hire on a rolling basis.
Jenny & Bruce Wooster
264 South Parrish Road
Winchester, NH 03470