Delivery Driver/Team member- Diversified Organic Veggie Farm

Location: Wadhams, NY (Essex County)

Term: Full-time, Part-time, Seasonal, Year round

Salary/Pay: $15-20/hr depending on experience and abilities

Deadline to Apply: 01/01/2023

How to Apply: [email protected]

Juniper Hill Farm

Juniper Hill Farm is nestled between the Adirondack Mountains and Lake Champlain, on the Boquet River in Wadhams, New York.
Established in 2007, we grew on three acres of fertile land; now, we cultivate over one hundred acres, focusing heavily on cover cropping and soil health. We sell our produce at six local farmer’s markets weekly, host an on-farm CSA pick-up, and provide a healthy quantity of wholesale goods to our local grocery stores and restaurants. Our growing techniques exceed the requirements of the National Organic Program and our farm is recognized by NOFA NY as a Certified Organic Farm. https://juniperhillfarmcsa.com/

Job Description

Job Description: Our delivery driver is responsible for delivering products to wholesale customers. The ideal candidate will represent the farm well, communicating with our customers in a friendly and professional manner, while adhering to our published delivery schedule. Must have experience driving a truck and possess adequate knowledge of equipment maintenance.

Our delivery position alone is approx. 16 hours a week.
We have other employment opportunities and creating a full time position is possible. The perfect combination would combine delivery with work in our washhouse.

Delivery Driver Responsibilities:

Perform Pre-Trip inspection on vehicle before each delivery
Must have clean driving history
Must have a flexible schedule
Deliver food to our wholesale customers in North & Central NY, ensure that invoices are delivered with each wholesale drop, and collect signed invoices as necessary
Communicate with Wholesale Sales Manager about delivery issues
Document equipment issues
Candidate must be able to regularly lift 50 lbs crates and boxes of food
Candidate must enjoy working as part of a team and be capable of communicating clearly both verbally and via email to others on the Juniper Hill Farm team.
Some use of computer is required
 

Benefits Include:

• Year-round access to delicious, organic produce
• Fresh air and exercise
• An open, friendly environment where your feedback is welcomed 

Please send your resume and cover letter along with references to the farm via email. No phone calls please.