Tamarack Hollow Farm is hiring!
- Harvest & Wash Station
- Field & Harvest Crew
Tamarack Hollow Farm is hiring for multiple positions! Part-time positions have the potential for additional hours depending on the applicant’s interests and skills. If this posting is active, the position is still available.
Tamarack Hollow Farm is an organic vegetable farm located on twenty acres in Plainfield, Vermont. We grow certified organic vegetables for a small CSA and regional wholesale accounts.
Employees of Tamarack Hollow Farm must respect all racial identities, gender identities, sexual orientations, bodies, and abilities. Women, BIPOC, and LGBTQIA people strongly encouraged to apply.
Covid policy: Employees must be fully vaccinated and boosted. While we do not wear masks out in the field, employees must be willing to wear a mask when working indoors or upon request as the pandemic evolves. Employees must wear a mask or follow social distancing following a known exposure or when experiencing symptoms while awaiting test results.
Harvest & Wash Room Position
May through November, full time or part time, year round work available.
We are seeking one person, must have experience on a vegetable farm or working at a coop/ restaurant or other relevant experience with high quality produce. The wash room position will involve receiving dirty produce from the fields, washing loose greens in a bubbler and bunched and headed vegetables on a conveyor washer. Orders will be sorted and assembled with proper size, packaging, and labeling. This person will spend a lot of time working with the farm owner (Amanda) with lots of opportunity for farm education or just listening to sweet jams.
Must be hard working, detail oriented, self- motivated, and be able to identify and address problems as they arise. This position is 50- 75% indoors, in a face paced, demanding, and ergonomic environment. Beets and kale coming at you left and right– wash em, pack em, label em. We work Monday through Friday from 8- 4, with a paid half hour break for lunch. Harvest days start earlier in peak season.
Compensation: $15.00+ hourly starting wage, higher depending upon experience. If interested in part time wash room work, Monday, Tuesday, and Friday are required work days. Seasonal produce available as well. After your first season, the opportunity exists for year round work.
Field & Harvest Crew
May through November, full time
We are seeking 2 people, experience on an organic vegetable farm is ideal but not required. Position will involve seeding, transplanting, manual weeding, and especially harvesting. Must be hard working, detail oriented, self- motivated, and be able to identify and address problems as they arise. We work Monday through Friday from 8- 4, with a paid half hour break for lunch. Harvest days start earlier in peak season.
Compensation: $14.00 hourly starting wage, higher depending upon experience. Seasonal produce available as well. After your first season, the opportunity exists for winter work.