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Full-time and part-time field crew positions at Dooryard Farm in Camden
Last Post 07 Mar 2017 01:48 PM by Dooryard Farm. 0 Replies.
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Dooryard Farm

07 Mar 2017 01:48 PM  
Dooryard Farm is a small family-run farm serving the Camden-Rockland area. Founded in 2013, we grow a diversity of vegetable crops and raise a few animals. We are proudly MOFGA certified organic and dedicated to an ecological approach to agriculture where our primary goal is building and maintaining soil fertility.

Our employees to help us care for our land and animals, operate a financially sustainable business and provide our community with fresh, local, delicious nutritious produce. Our positions are seasonal and we typically accept applications from January to March for positions that run from April/May to October/November.

Currently 1 Full-time and 2 part-time positions are available.

- *MOST IMPORTANT* An active interest in farming, working outside and growing food. This may sound obvious, but farming can be difficult and tedious. A personal motivation for the work is required to get through the ups and downs of a full season.
- Attention to detail, efficiency and ongoing improvement while performing repetitive tasks
- Willingness to take both direction and initiative
- Proactive, honest and constructive communication about work-related information and personal needs
- Ability to do strenuous work outside in all weather conditions and lift heavy items
- Reliability and punctuality
- A positive attitude and a sense of humor and purpose
- A commitment for the full season

Employees are paid based on position, experience, and the farm's budget. Our base wage is $10/hour and increases based on experience and performance. We do not offer housing or meals, but we do offer access to our surplus produce. 
If interested, please provide a note about why you want to work on our farm, a resume and 2 references.
If you have questions about working on the farm or future positions, please contact us at cooper@dooryardfarmmaine.com.
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