Newaukum Valley Farm is a 20 acre organic vegetable farm located on the banks of the Chehalis River in Chehalis, WA. We are currently seeking candidates who are passionate about farming to join our field crew in 2017. Please see our description below.
Field Members are responsible for :
-Transplanting starts and weeding crop rows.
-Harvesting produce and transporting it to the pack shed.
-Washing and packing orders.
-Keeping work stations and coolers clean and organized.
-Moving and placing irrigation lines and drip tape for watering.
-Having a good time!
One year prior farming experience or farming education preferred. Experience driving a tractor is advantageous. Organizational skills and the ability to work with team members are a must as you will be working closely with the same team members daily. Some knowledge of the Spanish language is desirable.
A typical work week is 40-55 hours per week. Work will gradually increase as the season progresses and decrease as the growing season slows. Work season is May-November. Pay is DOE or $12/hr. Valid driver’s license required. Vegetables will be provided to you for personal consumption.
If interested, please inquire with us via our contact page.