Crooked Sky Farms welcomes new employees that have a love for this AZ heat. If you are interested in being part of our staff, see the list below and choose the best match. We are searching for people who want to work hard. Although we appreciate a love for organic farming, please don't mistake these positions for tours or agricultural degrees. We would love to chat away all day and educate you but if this is your goal, please tell us and we can set you up for the beginning farmers program. Individuals must be ready to do their jobs without distracting others. These positions require concentration and calculations. Distractions can be detrimental and costly to our operation. All interested parties should email: firstname.lastname@example.org
IMMEDIATE POSITION AVAILABLE:
FARM HAND - TEMPORARY TO FULL-TIME
We are currently seeking for a Farm Hand. This individual will be assisting us in deliveries, harvesting, weeding, and/or wherever assistance is needed. We are looking for individuals who can work quickly and accurately, energetic, flexible, and does not mind the AZ heat. Must be highly detail-oriented in order to check produce quality and accuracy of orders. Must be able to lift in upwards of 45 lbs.
You must have a valid driver's license with a clean record for past 2 years is required.
Requirements for tractor drivers: Previous experience in agriculture and tractor driving. Knowledge of equipment is a must. We can train all employees on how to farm our fields. This is very different than commercial farming. However, be ready to give us descriptive details on where you farmed and what you did.
Individuals who are energetic and pay attention to detail. We've had a marine tell us that this was tougher than training. You use every muscle in your body when harvesting. Must be ok with AZ weather, quick paced environment and be a trainable person. You will follow the lead harvester's direction.
Attention to detail is a must. Being able to identify a weed from our planted crops is not always easy. We are looking for individuals who can work quickly and accurately. Will also be trained on mechanical weeding and trade off between traditional and mechanical day to day.
Valid DL with a clean record for past 2 years a must. Must be ok with heat. This person will assemble customer orders and learn to identify all the different types of produce. Must be highly detail oriented in order to check produce quality and accuracy of orders. Must be able to lift in upwards of 45 lbs. Previous experience not required.