Farm Worker: Diversified Organic Veggie Farm

Location: Wadhams, NY (Essex County)

Term: Full-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. 

Job Description

Juniper Hill Farm has a full time farm worker position with work year-round, if desired. Come join our team!

This is a 9-12 month position depending on candidate. Work involves planting, caring for, harvesting, washing, processing of vegetables, including washing, trimming and packing.

 The perfect candidate is:

Dependable
Hard-working
Highly motivated
Detail oriented
Good humored
Good communicator
Must be able to lift 50lb-75lb crates
 

Juniper Hill Farm is a progressive, very diverse and busy organic farm and we have a terrific crew. If you are excited about farming, local food production and enjoy teamwork please send your resume and cover letter to the farm email. Please, no phone calls. We will review applications and will contact the most qualified candidates to do a farm visit and work 1-2 paid trial days.

Benefits Include:

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

Housing on farm may be available