Farm Care Worker

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

USA_462114

Valid City, State or Zip Code

Kearny

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Up to USD13.00/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Hackensack, NJ - (USA) 505 Main St NJ Hackensack , NJ 07601 Phone : 201-342-6962

Branch Phone Number

201-342-6962

Job Description

We are seeking ambitious team members who can learn quickly, thrive in a fast-paced & flexible environment, and who are willing to roll up their sleeves. Be a part of a team that produces locally grown fresh leafy greens and herbs from our indoor automated vertical farm in Kearny, NJ! This is a hands-on job maintaining the taste, quality, and freshness of our produce and assisting in their daily care. This is a fast growing company with room for you to grow. This role is Full-time, 40 hours per week. You will have the opportunity to pick from a set of available shifts (subject to availability).



ALL SCHEDULES RUN FROM 7:30AM -6:00PM



Our set available shifts (subject to availability)



Sunday - Wednesday

Wednesday - Saturday

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

Sunday & Saturday (part-time)



What you'll do at the warehouse:



Work with and care for plants through the complete growth process from seeding to harvesting to packaging

Daily cleaning and maintenance of the farm

Be an advocate for safety standards in order to produce a world class product

Operate as a team, follow production standards, and participate in improvement initiatives

Working with our system to manage growing operations Requirements



Requirements:



Must pass a background check

Have obtained a high school diploma or equivalent

Passion for sustainability and healthy food

Positive attitude and strong work ethic

Willingness to follow strict food safety and sanitary standards

Flexibility with changing work responsibilities

Work up to 4 days per week for 10 hour shifts (breaks and lunch)

Ability to commit to a consistent set of scheduled days, including holidays that land on your scheduled days (the farm operates seven days a week)

Have a reliable form of transportation

PC or Mac familiarity, ability to use a tablet or smart phone



Physical requirements:



Lift and move objects up to 49 pounds each

Standing for hours at a time; these are 10 hour shifts

Regular bending, lifting, stretching and reaching both below the waist and above the head