2021 Employment

Farm Overview:

We are a small organic farm up in the hills of Brookfield, Vermont, Exit 5 of I-89 and about 15-20 minutes south of Montpelier. We focus on growing high quality wholesome healthy food and are excited about it! We sell wholesale throughout central Vermont and the Burlington area, as well our Farm CSA Program and we are at the Burlington Farmers Market. Our main focus is on vegetables and mushrooms, however fruit and egg production are in the works.  We run a small crew of Five people during our main season May-November.

Please email Kyle@1000stonefarm.com with resume, references, and letter of intent to apply. Only applications with these things will be considered, thank you.

Currently not Hiring

All Positions are filled.

 

Mushroom Pack line and Harvest Position:

We are seeking one person to join our farm team to primarily work with our mushroom production aspects of the farm. We are looking for folks who are passionate about a healthy local food system as we are! The ideal candidates are detail orientated, a strong work ethic, positive attitude, and are reliable.

As a member of our team you will learn and work in many aspects of our farm, not only mushrooms, but depending on the time of year you may also be asked to help out with vegetable tasks as well.

This position is year round with approximately 40 hours a week, Monday-Friday. With Approximately 35-40 hrs dedicated to Mushrooms. This is an indoor position mostly. Meaning 80-90% of your day will be inside. Depending on how efficient someone is will determine what the schedule and hours are like. For a long term employee salary, paid time off and other benefits will be possible after one year as well as a pay increase.

Job Duties outline:

  • Harvesting Mushrooms
  • Packaging Mushrooms for Sale
  • Cleaning equipment and fruiting chamber
  • Monitoring conditions in chamber for highest level of productivity
  • Identifying issues as they arise

Qualifications:

  • Detail oriented
  • Honest, hard working, reliable, positive attitude
  • Comfortable with repetitious work
  • Able to lift 50 lbs
  • Ability and willingness to work in all weather conditions
  • Reliable transportation

Compensation:

  • Starting Pay: $16-$18/hr ($15/hr for 1st month introduction period)
  • Paid time off (after one year of employment)
  • Farm lunch provided with farm produce
  • Farm CSA included! and treats from Market! Approx $30-40 value each week
  • 25% off at our farm store

Please email Kyle@1000stonefarm.com with resume, references, and letter of intent to apply. Only applications with these things will be considered, thank you.