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Join our team!

We are looking for the following positions:

  • 2 Part-time team members

  • 1 Part-time Delivery Driver

  • Volunteers!

**Work Shares available for volunteers and team members**

 

A position at our vegetable farm involves helping us seed, transplant, weed, and harvest. Much of our work is done by hand which can be physically challenging and sometimes uncomfortable. We work in the heat, rain, cold, and sometimes under time constraints. Most importantly, we love what we do. The two of us farm because of the joy it brings to our lives. We admire our surroundings and farm intentionally. We love meeting others who share our values!

Things to consider:

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  • Must have experience working outside (heat & cold)
  • Experience working on a production vegetable farm is a plus
  • Farm work is production work- we must balance speed, high quality standards, and efficiency in order to be profitable
  • You must work carefully and be detail-oriented
  • You must communicate and cooperate
  • You must be able to take verbal directions and ask questions when unsure of the task or the outcome
  • You must have self-motivation and drive
  • You must be able to maintain focus
  • You must be able to work productively when alone and with a team
  • We expect punctuality and preparedness
  • Flexibility is important

Details-

Part-time Farmhand Position: ~32 hours per week (4 days per week)
  • Based on time of season, hours may increase or decrease
  • Position available now through November
  • Pay starting at $10/hour - more based on experience
  • Receive surplus and "#2" farm vegetables
  • Worker CSA Share available​​
Part-time Farmers' Market Stand Position: ~5 hours each Saturday
  • Position available now through the end of October
  • Pay is $50 each Saturday
  • Receive surplus and "#2" farm vegetables
  • Worker CSA Share available
 
This position requires customer service skills, some memorization, basic arithmetic, and the ability to think quickly. Must be dependable and friendly. You'll assist with selling produce, taking orders (for hot food soon!), stocking produce, and handling a cash register.
Part-time Delivery Driver Position: ~6 hours each week
  • Position available now through mid-November
  • Pay is $13/hour
  • Drive company car
  • Gas reimbursement
  • Receive surplus and "#2" farm vegetables
 
This position requires punctuality, customer service skills, moving quickly, being able to lift 40 lbs, and a good driving record. Our deliver driver is the face of our farm for our CSA drop sites and wholesale accounts. You will also be handling payments from our buyers. Most importantly, you will be representing Sandhill Farm!

What to expect-

  • Working outside in various weather conditions
  • Daily tasks such as: greenhouse seeding, transplanting, watering, setting up irrigation, row-covering and moving sand bags, weeding, harvesting, washing, and packing
  • Lifting and moving 25-50 lbs
  • Working with and training volunteers
  • Being part of a small team
  • Building a connection with food production and local food economy
  • Hands on learning

If interested in one of our positions-

Please send your resume and a brief description of why you want to work on our farm to us via email at: sandhillfarmlife@gmail.com.

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