Now Hiring for this season!

Full time vegetable field manager
farmstand retail person
2 field crew members
Property Caretaker/Handyperson

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Join Our Small but Mighty Team
Field Crew member
Position runs April- October, 4-5 days per week
Ideal candidate should have:
-experience working on farm for at least one season
-self motivated, creative problem solver
-passionate about growing food and flowers
-good physical shape and shows up on time, ready to work
Email if interested with work experience history , newleaf@gmavt.net

Farmstand crew
5 days per week (ideally tues-sat but may be a little flex) 1:00-6:00
Job entails:
-Opening and closing farmstand daily
-stocking coolers to ensure freshness and supply
-setting space up to welcome customers and create fun and easy place to shop
-plant care
-rotating retail signage to highlight new crops
-greenhouse weeding and watering
-tray seeding for field production, following crop plan
-recording sales data for tracking
Email if interested with work history, newleaf@gmavt.net

VEG PRODUCTION MANAGER REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
The right candidate will be an experienced and confident grower who is able to manage a diverse range of crops to fulfill current markets and proactively build soil health.
Passionate about growing food
Management-level vegetable production experience (at least 2 years)
Personable leader and manager, team player
Confident with crop planning and execution
Experienced driving tractor and mechanically cultivating
Confident with management of pests and disease using organic methods
Understand organic certification and proper record keeping
Organized and efficient
Ability to support building and developing new markets
ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS OF INTEREST TO US:
Creative problem solver
An eye towards fixing things or proactively making improvements in our process
Experience with excel spreadsheets
TIME FRAME:
We are looking to fill this position by February so hours can begin in March. Ideal candidate would be interested in long term employment or potential partnership going forward, so plenty of room to grow in this job. Currently this is a seasonal position; March-late November, though if interested and motivated to grow markets it can morph into year round.
SALARY AND BENEFITS:
We offer an hourly wage plus opportunity for bonus pay based on exceeding sales projections and goals.

Property Caretaker/Handy Person
10-12 hours per week average, year round (higher hours april-september, lower during winter)
Help us keep up our 90 acre farm property
jobs include-
-operate and fix small machines
-help maintain field edges and lawn areas with brush hog, mowers, and weed wackers
-small carpentry projects, from start to finish
-creative problem solving on the fly
-building maintenance, snow removal
-tractor basic maintenance
-tree pruning and wood splitting
Skills wish list-
Engine repair skills
Eye towards creating curb appeal for our retail areas
Welding
Love of fixing things or finding creative solutions on a budget
Hourly wage to be discussed based on skills and experience

JILL

Daughters Ruby and Ada say "its ok mama is always dirty cause she’s a farmer.”

KAREY

Proud to be a 7th generation Monkton, Vermonter, this will be Karey's 5th season returning to New Leaf! She enjoys learning from the ever changing rewards and challenges that each new farm season brings. She also loves the creativity that comes into play with the cut flower side of the business, a passion that she inherited from her mother, Bonnie. Her favorite vegetable is the Lunch Box pepper!