Type of farm?
A positive attitude, strong organizational skills, creativity, flexibility, ability to take direction and work well with a small team to get the job done is essential.
Physical qualifications include repetitive tasks while kneeling or standing for long periods of time, ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs and enjoy working outside in diverse weather conditions.
Full Time Farm Manager position (year round)
Part time seasonal (late spring into the fall) positions, 25-35 hours per week.
Autumn Harvest Farm is seeking a farm manager and two seasonal part time field crew workers.
Farm Manager is a full time year round position for someone who is familiar with vegetable farming and organic growing practices. Key day to day operations include planning, seeding, transplanting, weeding and harvesting along with the care of poultry and general care of the farms grounds and supervision of seasonal employees. Experience with winter growing is a plus.
Seasonal Part Time Field Crew Workers for our vegetable, cut flower and herb gardens. Positions include seeding, transplanting, weeding, harvesting and arranging flowers. Experience with flowers and herbs is a must for one of the positions.
Send resume and cover letter to Suzanne LeBlanc with your interest.
Commensurate with experience
Autumn Harvest Farm is a small diversified vegetable farm which has been in business since 2002. We use the best of conventional and organic growing practices with our main crops being vegetables which include a large assortment from arugula to zucchini and everything in between. We are expanding our fruit varieties each year and currently grow strawberries in our high tunnel greenhouse along with elderberries and beach plums. Our farm also raises laying hens for fresh eggs and sheep. We operate a small farm store offering local products along with our freshly baked breads, pies, prepared foods and preserves from our kitchen. We have a growing CSA and soon we'll be opening a cafe at the farm along with Maple Leaf Quilt Shop. Autumn Harvest Farm is expanding in many directions and will be opening up hiking trails, a few campsites and our pond for kayaking and canoeing. Come grow with us and be a part of this new venture.