Hutchins Farm is seeking a motivated, outgoing individual to help manage our 3 Farmers’ Market stalls. Work involves packing the van safely, driving, setting up at different market locations, building displays, creating signage, supervising an assistant, ringing up customers, and keeping our sales area clean and welcoming. Friendly, helpful demeanor is a must; interest in local, organic food, mental math skills, and retail experience are desirable. Must be able and feel comfortable driving a 18 foot van in and out of Cambridge, including parking in difficult conditions.
Applicants should be able to repeatedly lift 50+ lbs, have a valid drivers license and an excellent driving record. The Farmers’ Market season runs from the end of May through the end of October, applicants must be able to work the full season. Hours are usually as follows: Mondays 9:00am – 7:30pm, Thursdays 12pm – 7:30pm, Saturdays 6:15am – 2:45pm. If full-time (5 days) employment if preferred, two additional days a week can be added by working on the field crew or on the farm stand crew. Pay based on experience and begins at $10/hour with a $1 per-hour-worked year-end bonus contingent on completion of contract, plus vegetables from the farm. Housing is not available.