Steelbow Farm is hiring for the 2019 season. We are looking for part-time (20-30 hours) positions, with the possibility of more hours as the season progresses. Work commences mid-May and wraps up in mid-October. 

 
 

the ideal person has:

  • a deep love of food

  • a real eye for detail 

  • motivation and self-discipline

  • ability to accept feedback and adapt accordingly

  • interest in the larger food system and sustainable agriculture  and a passion for the quotidien aspects of farming 

  • an eagerness & willingness to learn

  • ability to lift 50 lbs, spend much time bent over, and be on one’s feet for the majority of the work day

  • reverence for the outdoors and tolerance for working out in the elements 

  • a positive and buoyant attitude 

  • problem solving skills and an aptitude for thinking on one’s toes 

  • the ability to laugh at oneself 

  • seriousness about working efficiently & steadfastly 

  • tolerance for NPR, and all kinds of music 

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responsibilities include:

participate in all aspects of production, including but not limited to:

  • greenhouse seeding, maintenance and record keeping

  • bed prep

  • transplanting, direct seeding 

  • weed control: hoeing, tarping, mulch application

  • harvest & processing of produce for market

  • caterpillar tunnel maintenance 

Starting pay will be determined on experience.  Farming experience is a plus, but not required. 

To apply please email: steelbowfarm@gmail.com with a resume, cover letter detailing why you are interested in farm work and two professional references.