Job Agriculture

Farm Worker

posted February 20, 2018
apply by March 15, 2018


Robin Hollow Farm is a fast-paced, diverse flower farm. The farm uses sustainable and/or organic methods on about four acres in Saunderstown, RI. We grow in the field, in high tunnels and utilize three heated greenhouses. We produce a wide variety of cut flowers and plants for three farmersí markets, on-farm sales and floral design for weddings and events.

Our family farm is successful, with well developed systems for all aspects of production. We focus on being very efficient while maintaining a high quality product. Cut flowers are a complex and exciting niche for a small-scale farm.

Farm Worker Duties
Assist with greenhouse production, including scouting for pests and diseases, propagation and watering.
Harvest crops, using proper harvest systems and post-harvest treatments and labeling.
Contribute to weed and disease management, transplanting, tunnel and field work.
Operate tractors, delivery vans and other equipment as needed, based on experience.
Work at farmersí markets, on-farm sales, or wedding flower set-up/delivery as needed.
Assist with cooler management, farmersí market set up bouquet making, etc. or getting ready for events as needed.
April through November, 2018. Tuesday-Saturday for the majority of the season, with slightly less for the ends of the season.

Minimum Qualifications

Positive attitude, enjoying good communication with customers and volunteers.
Punctual and reliable.
Able to work independently and in groups of workers.
Open to taking direction and learning new skills as needed.
Able and willing to work full days of physically demanding tasks. These may be repetitive and strenuous, with occasional heavy lifting up to 50 lbs. and bending, kneeling, etc.
Able to and interested in working efficiently and quickly.

Wages, Salary and Benefits

Hourly wage based on experience. Bonus based on performance and farm productivity.

Application Requirements

Send letter and resume to


Mike, or 4012942868