Field Crew Job – Wandering Roots Farm – Gold Hill, Oregon – 2016
Job description: Wandering Roots Farm is hiring field crewmembers for the 2016 season. We are looking for people who have worked at least a full season on a production vegetable farm. Main tasks will include transplanting, hoeing and hand weeding, and harvesting. Other tasks will include seeding, washing produce, packing boxes, and working at our farmers markets. This position is 40 hours per week starting the beginning of April with possibly longer hours in late summer and fall. Speaking Spanish is a plus.
About us: Wandering Roots Farm is a mixed fruit and vegetable farm nestled in the Rogue River Valley between Medford and Grants Pass. We are in our fourth year of production. We sell at three farmers markets per week and distribute to a variety of local restaurants and grocery stores. We have about 8 acres of mixed fruit and vegetables in production, 20 acres of pastureland and a 2.5 acre mixed fruit and nut orchard going into its third year. We also have 100 laying hens for eggs. We are in the process of making our production systems as efficient as possible and are interested in crewmembers to help make this happen.
Compensation: Optional on-farm housing for rent is available in either a trailer or a small cabin. Utilities and Internet are included as well as access to all the produce grown on the farm and pastured eggs. Pay for this position is $10/hour.
If interested please send a cover letter explaining why you would be a good fit for this position and a resume with all of your qualifications and experience. You can send it to:
If you have any questions you can email or call us at (541) 855-5346