WORK AT ROOTS

Think you'd be a good fit for the farm?  Email us a letter of interest, resume and 3 references (email must include all to be considered).

Assistant Farm Manager/Crew Leader - NEW

FT: Start immediately. Through December, resume early March. Some part-time winter work is available.

Mon-Fri & some weekend days

8am-4:30pm-ish

Our energetic, fast-paced, and production-focused cut flower farm is seeking an assistant farm manager/crew leader. This person will assist with all aspects of farming and production, as well as help oversee and set the pace for crew members. 

Tasks will include: Overseeing our crew in planting, growing and harvesting, as well as completing many farm tasks individually. Communicating between farm owner and staff throughout the day plus planning meetings. Participation in our busy supermarket bouquet process (June-Sept), on-farm sales and events, field work and harvest, and limited design work.

Applicant MUST possess the following:

  • 2 years farming experience

  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively

  • Ability to work alone and in groups

  • Desire to work quickly and sustain hustle; enjoy task completion

  • Attentive to detail, thorough and organized

  • Stamina to work outside in all weather conditions

  • Ability to maintain quality and aesthetic standards consistently

  • Valid driver's license

Additionally, these qualities are preferred:

  • Leadership/training experience

  • Familiarity with small farm equipment

  • Flower harvest experience

Compensation: $17-20/hour to start. 1 week paid vacation plus 4 holidays, paid lunch breaks. IRA.

Part-Time Farm Workers

FT: April - October

Mon-Fri & some weekends 8am-4:30pm-ish

PT: June - October

Mon, Wed, Thurs

8am-4:30pm-ish

Farm Worker Tasks will include: transplanting, weeding, daily harvest, processing (stripping stems and grading), and cleaning/maintenance of our beautiful farm.  Additional tasks may include: bouquet making, seeding, delivery driving, and limited design work, all dependent on qualifications.

Applicants MUST possess the following:

  • Available every Monday, Wednesday & Thursday July - October, 8am-4:30pm

  • Physical and mental stamina to work in all weather conditions.

  • Ability to maintain a fast, efficient pace while ensuring the highest quality, especially during redundant tasks. Must have hustle!

  • Consistent attention to detail.

  • Team player, commitment to task completion.

  • Minimum 1 year experience farming or other relevant production work.

  • Reliable transportation to and from work, with some flexibility on day-end timing.

  • Most importantly: Be a kind human!

FT: April - October

Mon-Fri & some weekends, 8am-4:30pm-ish

PT: June - October

Mon, Wed, Thurs,

8am-4:30pm-ish