Farmhand. Dairyman/woman. Animal Lover. Producer of whole foods.
Want to know where your food comes from? Come join our team! We are a fourth generation family farm, looking for a new farmhand to assist on the livestock part of the operation. Our family farm is proud to offer farm fresh raw jersey milk, pastured pork and poultry. Farm fresh eggs and organic Finn fiber. We also have a beautiful fold of range Scottish highlands.
This team member must be self starting, ambitious and passionate about agriculture.
Job responsibilities include but are not limited to;
Feeding and watering of livestock.
Milking dairy cows and tending to the herds.
Cleaning out pens/paddocks and facilities for swine, cattle, sweep and Poultry.
Providing fresh and adequate bedding
Helping to maintain the grounds, fences and structures
Assisting with pastured poultry processing.
Collecting and washing eggs.
Prepping and packaging products for market .
The applicant must be willing to operate heavy machinery.
This is a living and working farm. Applicant must be able to handle the stress that may occur during birthing, as well as, all the guts and glory that comes with raising food animals. Applicant must be a multi-tasker and enjoy working outside in the elements.
This is a part time, with the potential for full time position
This position is not gender specific!
Farmhand Non-negotiable Requirements;
Valid driver’s license
Ability to lift 50 pounds
Applicant must speak adequate English.
Base pay $15.00/hour
Please EMAIL resume and any letter of recommendations to firstname.lastname@example.org