We are currently looking to hire an additional person for our farm staff. Work 40-45 hours per week, on this beautiful 400-acre sustainable livestock farm that is chemical-free. We are located 6 miles outside of Berryville, VA within easy commuting distance to Winchester, VA, Charles Town, WV, and the western edge of Front Royal. You will be part of a team to accomplish the tasks below under the supervision of a managing farmer. The right candidate is self-motivated, communicates well with fellow employees and has a good work ethic. A desire to work out doors in any weather with animals is necessary. Compensation starts at $11/hr. Duties include:
- Hand on management pasture raised beef cattle, pigs, chickens and sheep
- Light carpentry
- Maintain fencing and in field plumbing and electrical systems
- Work with our farm manager to monitor all production
- Pitch in and adapt as part of a team for a variety of tasks
You must be in good health and strong enough to lift up to 100 lbs without difficulty. We need someone who is responsible, personable, and organized with an interest in sustainable food production.
Reply via the form below. Include a brief paragraph about why you are a good fit for this position and the best telephone number where you can be reached.