Delivery Driver (with optional Harvest work)
This is available as both a full-time driver/harvest position or a part-time driver position depending on your needs.
Responsibilities: The timely (and safe!) delivery of vegetables to the Hudson Valley, New York City, and the Berkshires. Our ideal driver will maintain excellent communication with management to understand and clarify expectations. They will represent our farm in a professional, consistent, and friendly manner, and have some knowledge and/or interest in local agriculture. Other responsibilities include miscellaneous farm errands and maintaining delivery vehicle(s) by checking fluids and cleaning on a weekly basis.
On the harvest side, you will be joining the crew in the field after deliveries. This will include transplanting, weeding, field cleanup and harvest. We hope that by engaging in day-to-day farm work you will feel more connected to the produce you are delivering!
Qualifications: Some relevant experience is preferred and you must have a clean driving record. We are looking for a self-motivated person who doesn't mind working alone, with a friendly and outgoing personality, and an excellent work ethic. Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs repeatedly is necessary.
Schedule: Monday-Friday about 20-30 hours per week of driving and 20-30 hours harvesting depending on the month. This is a seasonal job running from May-November with possible availability later in the season. The schedule will be discussed in detail during the interview.
Compensation: $12/hr for harvesting and $15/hr for driving plus free fresh produce.