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JOIN OUR TEAM

We are now accepting applications for the 2023 season!

See our currently available positions listed below.

To apply, please send us a message via the form

at the bottom of this page and we will be in touch shortly.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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Current Openings 2023

Fall Field Crew Member - P/T - August - October 

 

Position Type: 

  • Part time, 20-30 hours per week

  • August - October

Compensation: 

  • $16.95/hour

  • 10% discount on farm stand items, includes u-pick berries

  • Free produce seconds 

 

Description

Experience a season of growing berries and vegetables in Vermont, from seed to harvest. Field crew members are the driving force behind our farm and all of its seasonal offerings. You’ll participate in the physical act of produce farming with our hardworking team, including transplanting, weeding, harvesting, packing and delivering produce to our farm stands. 

 

Responsibilities

  • Planting, weeding, and harvesting a variety of berries and vegetables 

  • Washing and packing produce orders to supply our two farm stands and wholesale customers

  • Maintaining cleanliness of wash/pack, following produce safety measures

 

Qualifications 

  • Experience working on a fruit/vegetable farm is preferred, though we are willing to train the right person

  • This is a highly physical yet rewarding position. You must be able to stay on your feet all day, lift 40lb cases of produce, and be willing to work outdoors in all kinds of weather

  • Ability to take direction and work on tasks independently at times

Fall Farm Stand Cashier (2)- New Haven  

August-October

Position Type: 

  • Part time 20-30 hours per week

  • Weekend availability required

  • Late August - October 31

Compensation: 

  • $13.18+, pay is commensurate with experience

  • 10% discount on all farm stand items, including u-pick berries

  • Free produce seconds 

 

Description:

Our Lester Farm location in New Haven is hiring for the fall! This position is best suited to someone who enjoys active counter service and interacting with new people. When they are not helping customers, the farm stand cashiers are making sure the farm’s produce and local products are looking their very best. This is not a desk job; if you enjoy staying on your feet, meeting new folks and singing the praises of locally produced food, this is the job for you. 

 

​Responsibilities: 

  • Helping customers in a friendly manner

  • Use of Square POS system at checkout

  • Creating and maintaining eye-catching produce displays

  • Keeping the sales floor and checkout areas clean and organized

  • Answering customer questions

 

Qualifications:

  • Experience in a busy retail environment is preferred but not required

  • Agricultural or culinary background is preferred but not required

  • Eagerness to learn about our farm’s products and growing practices, in order to educate customers, answer questions, and offer suggestions

  • Ability to work independently times and also collaborate with others

  • Must be comfortable being on your feet all day

  • Must be able to lift up to 30lb repeatedly

To set up an interview, send us a message below
& we will be in touch soon!

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