We’re Hiring!  

Email to tell us about yourself and past work experience to info@skylightfarms.com.


Job Title:  Farm Hand (seasonal)

Description:

Farm Hand assists in fieldwork, caring for chickens and other chores.  Scheduled work days are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, and may include holidays.  This is an entry level position with seasonal hours. Up to 40 hrs/week now through October, with decreased hours from November – March.

Candidates should be energetic and quick learners who can work independently.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Harvesting produce, washing and packing, order fulfillment, and distribution
  • General farm maintenance, cleaning and repair
  • Feeding and watering chickens, cleaning nest boxes, collecting eggs
  • Washing and packing eggs, maintaining cleanliness in egg washing work area
  • Washing feeders, waterers
  • Cleaning harvest totes, tools, and work areas
  • Packing orders, order fulfillment
  • Other farm chores such as weeding or as assigned

The ideal candidate:

  • Fit, energetic, and willing to work outdoors, in all weather
  • Able to work independently and efficiently
  • Loves to work with animals and doesn’t mind getting dirty
  • Has experience working with chickens and/or on a farm
  • Has excellent communication skills, a good attitude, and is reliable
  • Is capable of lifting 50+ lbs

Position is hourly, with wages based on experience. Farm-fresh produce and eggs provided when available.

Applicants must be at least 16 years old.

Please send a summary of your work experience and tell us a little bit about yourself to info@skylightfarms.com.

No phone calls please.

 

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