Be a Field-Assistant, Greenhouse Assistant or Farm Educator at Powisset Farm in Dover, MA


(42.225334,-71.26037)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

37 Powisset DriveDover, MA 02030

About

Field Assistant Harvest and prep a variety of seasonal vegetables, help with weeding, transplanting seedlings, maintain tools and facilities including wash-up station, harvest containers, harvest and weeding tools at this Community Supported Agricultural farm.

Qualifications include ability to kneel and stand for extended periods of time; abiity to do repetitive detail oriented work.

We ask for a seasnal committment from April 6 -June 8, Thursdays 1-4 PM

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Green House Assistant Assist with Greenhouse duties including, cleaning trays, seeding, watering, repotting of seedlings and fertilizing. Assist in cleanup and organization of tools and equipment at end of day.

Prior greenhouse experience a plus, but not essential. Qualifications include ability to stand entire shift and abbility to lift up to 25 lbs.

We ask for a seasonal committment from March 1 -June 9, Wednesdays and or Fridays from 9 am - 12 pm.

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Farm Educator -Support farm staff in facilitating tasks such as planting, weeding, harvesting. Work independently or as part of a team; Educate visitors about Powisset Farm; Occasionally lead small program or hikes with guests.

Qualifications include interst ion talking to and working in an educational environment; friendly and polite demeanor; ability to walk on a variety of surfaces including grass and uneven surfaces.

We ask for a commitment from July 5 - August 9, 9 am - 12pm.


If interested in these position and under age 55, please call Eileen at 781-784-0567 extension 5501. If age 55 or over please respond to this inquiry which will be directed to the Norfolk County Retired and Senior Volunteer Program.

WHEN RESPONDING TO THIS OPPORTUNITY PLEASE INCLUDE WHICH OPPORTUNITY (S) YOU ARE INTERESTED IN. THANK YOU.



Skills

  • Food Delivery / Distribution

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training

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