Verrill Farm is a 150 acre vegetable IPM farm with an Agricultural Preservation Restriction located in Concord, Massachusetts on prime agricultural soil. Concord is an area with a rich agricultural history and a community which supports local farms and land stewardship.
We are seeking a motivated, high energy experienced individual who is looking for the opportunity to further their farming career in a large, progressive family farm in the position of harvest manager.
Responsibilities will include supervising a harvest crew to satisfy daily harvest requirements and maintain quality. Evaluate and post daily availability for 3 market places – retail market, restaurant accounts and CSA. Planning, planting and assisting with weekly field seeded crops when necessary. Should have at least three years’ experience with farm equipment, greenhouse growing, and seedling transplanting. Communications skills are essential as the job requires supervising, in a positive manner, a crew of at least 5 field workers.
Applicant is expected to participate in seasonal events.
This is a full time, permanent position. Benefits include health insurance, retirement plan, vacation, profit sharing, employee discount in our farmstand and fresh produce. Housing negotiable.
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