MELLOWFIELDS FARM EMPLOYMENT - Full-season, Full-time Crewmember

 

1551 N. 1550 Rd., Lawrence KS 66046 mellowfields@gmail.com


We are seeking an individual to join our fast paced, fun-loving team. Candidates with experience working in food related or physical jobs outdoors (farming, restaurants, landscaping, construction, etc.) will be given preference. This position has room for advancement for the right candidate.

 

Work Requirements

  • Start date is no later than April 1st

  • Typical work day is 7-8 hours with a paid 30 minute lunch. Start and end times fluctuate with the season

  • Monday through Friday work schedule

  • Average of 40 hours per week through the main season, April 1st - November 30th

 

Possible Duties and Responsibilities

  • Participate in the harvesting, washing and packing of produce.

  • Participate in planting, greenhouse work, and field tasks (as needed)

  • Potential to participate in Saturday farmers market

 

Qualifications

  • Experience in outdoor/food service/physically focused job preferred, but not necessary

  • Positive and energetic disposition with strong interpersonal skills

  • Punctuality and strong time management skills

  • Strong back with the ability to regularly lift heavy and awkward objects

  • Fast learner and ability to adapt to new tasks and working with new people

  • Ability to take direction, accept constructive feedback, and ask for help when needed

Compensation

  • Starting wage: $13/hr, depending on experience

  • Mid/End-of-season profit-sharing bonus: amount based on overall sales

  • Direct Deposit, 2x/month

 

Employee Benefits

  • One week Paid Time Off

  • Free food- as many farm seconds as available