Holly Hill Farm, a certified organic farm in coastal Cohasset, MA is looking for an Assistant Farm Manager. 5 acres are under cultivation producing vegetables, herbs and cut flowers for sale at our farm stand and local farmer’s market.
Major Duties and Responsibilities: - Average of 40 hours/week March – December, with longer hours in summer - Greenhouse management, soil management, transplanting, weeding, harvesting, farm stand management, composting and cover crops, crop rotation and planting schedule, pest control - Data collection and record keeping - Use of farm machinery, equipment and tools - Management of part-time seasonal employees, apprentices or volunteers Qualifications: - Minimum of 3 seasons of farm experience - Ability to lift 50 pounds; physical stamina - Experience with cut flower production - Sense of humor and a cooperative attitude a plus Salary is commensurate with experience and productivity. Includes partial health benefits. Please send resume and cover letter to Fred Beddall at FarmMgrHollyHillFarm@verizon.net.