Little River Greenhouses hiring Multiple Positions

Southern Maine

1)  Little River Greenhouses Seeks Farm Manager (Southern Maine)

–Little River Greenhouses is looking for a full-time year round farm manager.  Our business is undergoing an exciting expansion for the 2016 season.  In addition to our 3 greenhouses, we are building a new state of the art solar greenhouse.  We are currently supplying organic produce to Whole Foods, Rosemont Market, and Casco Bay Organics.  We are looking to expand our wholesale markets.  The ideal candidate will have:
–minimum 5 years experience in commercial farm setting
–knowledge of organic practices and IPM
–experience with managing people in both a greenhouse and field setting
–experience with the wholesale produce market in Maine
–Ability to operate machinery
–Strong communication and organizational skills
This is a full-time year round salaried position.  Salary D.O.E.  Please send cover letter, resume, and four references to lrff@sacoriver.net
2) Little River Greenhouses Seeks Farm Crew Members (Southern Maine)
–Little River Greenhouses is looking for farm crew members.  This is a full-time seasonal position from May to November.  Responsibilities vary, but mainly revolve around the planting, maintenance, harvest, and processing of organic produce in both greenhouse and field settings.  Our workday starts at 7:30 and ends at 4:00.  Commercial farming experience is a plus, but we will train the right applicant.  Applicants must be able to lift 40 lbs and work outdoors in a variety of conditions.  Farm work is physically demanding but very satisfying.  This is an hourly position, wage D.O.E.  Please send cover letter, resume, and four references to lrff@sacoriver.net.
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