Next Barn Over Farm is Hiring Apprentice, Field Crew, and Assistant Grower
Next Barn Over is a 34-acre organic mixed vegetable farm in Hadley, MA. We grow for our 500-member CSA as well as a few local restaurants and grocery stores.
We are currently hiring for the following positions:
-Apprentice. Apprentices will gain experience in all aspects of our crop production systems, from planning to planting, cultivation, harvest, and distribution; and will take on leadership within specific areas of the operation including tractor operation.
-Field crew/tractor operator. Must have at least two-years of experience on a similar farm and be comfortable operating equipment.
-Assistant grower. Must have at least two-years of experience on a similar farm and be comfortable operating equipment and leading a crew. This position requires strong communication, leadership, organization, and good time-management. Spanish language, computer, or mechanical skills are all a plus. This is a position that the right candidate could grow into over the course of the season.
All positions are full-time (40-60 hrs/wk) and full season (April-December). Applicants for all of our positions should have an interest in efficient farm systems; be hardworking, reliable, and highly motivated. Preference will be given to folks interested in a multiple-year commitment. Competitive salaries will be offered, commensurate with experience. To learn more about the positions, or to apply, please send your letter of interest, detailing your experience, to firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit our website: www.nextbarnover.com