HF Farm Shop Assistant Application

Open Position! 

We are pleased to announce that we are hiring for the position of Farm Shop assistant here at Hayfield Farm.
If you are passionate about local business, local farms, and serving the community with homegrown products, please apply!

We are looking for someone responsible, reliable, self motivated, and hard working. Applicants must be able to drive, must be at least 16 years of age, and preferably drive a pick up truck or SUV. 
Our current Farm Shop assistant is preparing to head off to college and we need to fill the position soon. Thank you for your interest.

If chosen, you will be contacted to schedule a follow up, in-person interview and farm walk through.  
We are looking to have the chosen applicant begin work as soon as possible.

 

Job Description: The position of Farm Shop assistant will include a variety of tasks across all aspects of our business, to include: customer service in our retail shop, local pick up delivery, butcher shop pick ups, preparing CSA membership baskets, gardening, taking care of animals, and general farm chores. You will not be required to come in knowing how to drive the tractor, handle large livestock, fix fencing or complete other farm tasks that require experience and skills. If you are up for it, we can teach you! 

Hours: Saturdays 10am-4pm, Sundays (until late Sept) 10am-6pm
Flexible week day or extended weekend shift: If we need to make a butcher pick up, clean out the chicken coop, or complete another farm task that will require additional hours, we will work with the Farm Shop assistant to figure out the best day/time to spend a few hours on that day completing these tasks.  

Hourly wage: Determined at interview. 

Desired Employee Characteristics: 
1. Honest, hardworking, and self motivated
2. Willingness to invest their time and heart into our family business
3. Responsible and reliable 
4. Friendly, outgoing, and approachable to customers
5. Able to commit to the position for at least six months
6. Able to drive and at least 16 years old
7. Able to lift at least 50lbs and capable of farm-related tasks. 

Email with any questions: [email protected]