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185 Concord Street
Carlisle, MA, 01741
United States

Employment

Fall season farm stand crew member needed!

The Farm Stand at 201 Bedford Rd seeks hard-working energetic part-time crew member to assist with retail sales in a seasonal farm stand. Potential crew member should share a passion for Clark Farm’s core values which include: growing food of the highest quality sustainably, engaging the community and strengthening our connection to land, supporting education about sustainable agriculture and the food system, and increasing access to healthy food for everyone.

Job Description:

Farm Stand Crew Member will assist the Farm Stand Manager in retail sales in a seasonal farm stand. Responsibilities will include (but will not be limited to):              

- creating a welcoming atmosphere that complements Clark Farm’s team-based, positive culture
- stocking displays with fresh produce, eggs, and other products, as well as brewing coffee and setting up self-serve coffee station
- operating a cash register for retail purchases, including EBT purchases
- sweeping and helping to maintain cleanliness of the farm stand
- weeding, necessary harvesting of flowers and other crops, other light field work
- hours will average 20 hours per week, September through Thanksgiving
- individual will have a working knowledge of all produce and other product offerings, and be able to articulate information accurately when answering customer questions

Qualifications:

- an interest in sustainable agriculture and nutritious food
- upbeat and friendly personality (sense of humor / willingness to be a team player are a must!)
- exceptional communication skills and professional appearance
- an understanding of the cleanliness and attention to detail necessary in a role involving food safety
- energetic approach to working quickly and carefully and a passion for learning
- reliable transportation + ability to safely lift 40 lbs
- previous farming or retail experience are highly valued but not required
    

Interested candidates should complete the attached application and email an electronic copy to Kristen Cummings.