Volunteer Opportunity Agriculture

CSA Workshare Position

posted February 2, 2018
apply by April 30, 2018

Description

Work-share positions at Casey Farm are available for our 2018 CSA season. Work-share volunteers work alongside farm hands in the field performing tasks such as planting, weeding, harvesting, and preparing produce for CSA pickup and weekly farmer’s market. We are currently seeking work-share volunteers for Tuesday or Friday mornings 7 00 AM – 11 00 AM to help with harvest, as well as Saturday work crew 8 00 AM – 12 00 PM during the Coastal Grower’s Farmer’s Market.

Minimum Qualifications

• Punctual and reliable.
• Able to take direction and work well in a team setting.
• Must be able to lift 50 lbs and perform physically demanding tasks in all weather conditions.
• Able to and interested in working efficiently and quickly.
• Experience with farming or horticulture work is not required.

Wages, Salary and Benefits

Work shares receive a full share of vegetables every week from our CSA $700 value in exchange for 4 hours work per week throughout the 20 week season June-Oct .

Application Requirements

If interested, please email lmarkovich@historicnewengland.org to schedule an interview.

Contact

Emily Cotter, ecotter@historicnewengland.org or 401-237-7468