$28,000 $30,000

Title: Crew Leader (full-time, year round)

Job Description: The Crew Leader will support the CSA Manager and Field Manager in their daily
tasks running Kimberton CSA’s mixed vegetable production farm. This includes, but is not limited
to, leading the crew and setting the pace in sowing, transplanting, cultivation and harvest
activities; using the walk behind tractor to prepare greenhouses for transplanting and direct
sowing; and, operating tractors and other farm machinery during field work operations. Training
will be provided where applicable.

In addition, the Crew Leader will organize and delegate work tasks efficiently and supervise and
train the work crew to meet the farm’s quality control standards in the managers’ absence.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:
● Assist with production on a small scale, diversified biodynamic vegetable farm
● Use BCS tractor to help prepare greenhouses for transplanting and direct sowing
● Operate tractors, implements and other farm machinery
● Organize and supervise the work crew in the managers’ absence
● Direct and work with volunteers and workshares on the farm
● Engage politely with members when necessary

Minimum Qualifications:
● Must be at least 18 years old
● Two full seasons working on a diversified vegetable, production farm (preferred)
● Capable of lifting 50lbs and working in adverse weather conditions
● Valid driver’s license

● Highly motivated, efficient, and detail-oriented with a strong work ethic and the ability to
interact well with both staff and customers
● Able to work in a physically demanding environment, modeling endurance and a positive attitude
● Able to work independently and as part of a collaborative team
● Able to work well with diverse groups of people

Hours: Expected to work on average 40hrs/week over the season, maximum six days/week
Pay: $29,120/annum
Benefits: One weeks paid vacation during winter season, one week paid vacation in summer
season, registration fees for PASA conference, phone reimbursement
Reports to: CSA Manager then Field Manager
To Apply: Email cover letter and resume to farmers@kimbertoncsa.org

  • Contact Name : Frank Kurylo
415 W Seven Stars Rd Phoenixville, PA 19460,19460,PA