Welcome to Agriberry Farm’s hiring page!
We are excited about your interest in joining Team Agriberry in 2020! Listed below are the positions for which we are currently hiring and a general timeline for each. If you have any questions please email email@example.com, and we will try to help you out. Thanks, and remember to EAT MORE BERRIES!
Farm Share Coordinator
The Farm Share Coordinator is a vital role in Agriberry Farm’s marketing team. A Farm Share is a subscription model for produce/fruit where members sign up in the off season for a weekly share of the farm’s harvest and area fruits, which is delivered to a convenient pick-up location each week of the season. The Farm Share Coordinator uses email and the web service “Harvie” to manage and correspond with our membership, social media and in-person promotion to grow our membership, and attends multiple pick up locations/farmers’ markets each week. This is a seasonal full time position starting in March, typically wrapping up between Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Accepting Applications: Please send your resume and a cover letter outlining your interest in the position and Agriberry Farm to Agriberry@gmail.com. We will be screening applications and setting up interviews in January and February.
Farmers’ Market Lead/Associate
The Farmers’ Market Lead role is a point person at a dedicated market site for Agriberry Farm. The job description for this role can be found here. This position is responsible for the loading, preparation, set-up, selling, tear down, reporting, and unloading for the same market throughout the market season. Successful completion of an entire market season at a specific location, along with high reliability and good record keeping carries a bonus based on that market’s performance. This position requires a good driving record as well as good product knowledge and sales skills. Interviews will take place in March and April for this position, training will occur in late April with markets beginning in May continuing through October, weekday and weekend positions available.
The Market Associate position is a support role at high volume markets with reduced responsibilities and more flexibility. The job description can be found here, please review before submitting your application. This position typically meets a market lead on site at the market and assists with set up, sales, share building, and tear down. Good people and sales skills are necessary, product knowledge and/or a willingness to learn about fruit is additionally necessary. Interviews will begin in March and continue through April for this role, training will be in late April with markets beginning in May and continuing through October. This is a seasonal part time position and due to the flexibility associated with it can be filled for a portion of the season.
Summer Field Worker/Harvester
The job description for the Summer Harvester can be found here, please review it completely before starting your application! This is a vital role to our summer production team and we are excited to be building another great team for 2020. We should mention that this position has undergone some changes and we are now able to offer a higher wage for this role, starting at $9 per hour as an entry level worker with no previous job experience and elevating up to 10.50 per hour with applicable agricultural experience over multiple seasons. We will also be offering bonuses for completing a full summer season, inquire further during the application process for more details! We are seeking anyone with a passion for local agriculture and a desire to engage in a rewarding outdoor job experience on a diverse team to compose our summer harvest crew this year so if you think you’d like a work experience surrounded by passionate people and verdant plants we welcome your application! We will begin interviews in March for this role, continuing to build our team throughout the spring. Get your application in early to ensure an interview slot. We will notify you of receiving your application but there may be some time between notification and next steps so please be patient. Additional questions can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
To apply for the Summer Harvester Position follow this link and fill out the corresponding application in the Form.
Summer Field Team Leader
The job description for the Field Team Leader can be found here, please review it completely before starting your application. The Team Lead role requires previous knowledge of Agricultural production systems, preferably through Agriberry but other relevant experience can certainly be considered. This position will work directly with the Field Personnel Manager to coordinate the regular harvest of our berries on site at Agriberry Farm. This is a seasonal full time position that requires commitment throughout the summer season, with potential bonuses available upon successful completion of the entire summer season. Training, quality control, productivity gauging, field thoroughness checks, and fruit transport are all part of this job while setting a strong example for other harvesters. If you think you have the experience and leadership skills necessary and want to dedicate your summer to cultivating vitality with quality fruit fill out an application here. Interviews for this position will occur no earlier than March 2020 and continue as we build our team for the beginning of the 2020 harvest season in late May. We will notify you of receiving your application but there may be some time between notification and next steps so please be patient. Additional questions can be sent to email@example.com.
To apply for the Team Lead Position follow this link and fill out the corresponding application in the Form.
Field Personnel Manager
The job description for the Personnel Manager can be found here, please review it completely before completing your application. The Personnel Manager requires previous knowledge of Agricultural systems as well as leadership and team building capabilities. This is a 10 month full time position with downtime from Mid December to Early February. During non-peak season from February to Mid May and September to Early December this position directly supervises the entire field crew, develops weekly schedules, works closely with the Field Supervisor to build the summer harvest team, and maintains production equipment and team goals so the crew can operate at peak efficiency. During peak season this position manages the Team Leads to coordinate daily completion of harvest goals, seasonal training, record keeping, and quality control working directly with the Field Supervisor. We would begin the interview process for this position in March with an April or May start date depending on availability. The application for this position can be found here, please complete an application and submit a 1 page cover letter outlining your capabilities, qualifications, and interest in this position to firstname.lastname@example.org. Any additional questions about this position please email email@example.com
Farm Production Manager
The job description for the Farm Production Manager position can be found here, please review it closely before applying for the position. This position requires moderate to advanced knowledge of Agricultural production systems. This position would work closely with Agriberry Farm’s crop consultant to learn the specific management practices and systems we use to ensure the highest quality and sustainable yields of our crops on site. This position has full-time duties May-September with additional part time duties February, March, October, and November. Additional farm duties can be supplemented during the part time season to complete a full time work load at the mutual discretion of the company and employee. This role will require early/late/weekend hours, reliability and commitment to Agriberry Farm, and an ample passion for Agriculture. To apply for this position please complete an application found here, additionally submit a 1 page cover letter outlining your interest in the position and company along with pertinent qualifications to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please send any questions to email@example.com.
The job description for this role can be found here. This is designed as a multi-role position to fill a full time seasonal workload although if you are seeking part time work you can apply for one or the other of these positions. A good driving record is a must for the driving position as well as attention to detail and the ability to safely transport delicate cargo while maintaining quality. Driving responsibilities would begin in May for this position with interviews occurring in April. Please note your preference for position within the application, which can be found here. Additional questions can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org