We are looking for an energetic and detail oriented individual to join our retail produce and grocery sales team in Waterbury. This position requires an individual who is dedicated, reliable, organized & self directed. Applicant must have experience in produce, display and marketing. Our Market is open 7 days a week. Regular weekend commitment is required.
Our delivery driver is responsible for delivering products to both wholesale customers and to our CSA member pick-up sites in Northern VT. Reliability and safe driving record are paramount. The ideal candidate will represent the farm well, communicating with our customers in a friendly and professional manner, while adhering to our published delivery schedule. Must have experience driving a 26 ft straight truck, a clean driving record and possess adequate knowledge of equipment maintenance. Thursday delivery days w/ full day in washhouse packing veggies with crew on Tuesday. Approximately 20-25 hours weekly. Additional washhouse hours are available.
Candidate must be able to comfortably and repeatedly lift 50 lbs crates and boxes of food. Candidate must enjoy working as part of a team. Our work involves lots of details, driver should be capable of counting/doing basic math on the fly and being aware of and keeping track of details. Must be capable of communicating clearly both verbally and via email to others on the Pete's Greens team.
Our forklift operator works on schedule with our washhouse crew pulling bins of veggies from storage to be prepped for sale. The job is part equipment operator, part veggie washing and packing, with a good amount of inventory tracking, math, email communication and some computer work as part of the job. The individual in this position also manages the organization of our working spaces, keeps the flow of bins moving to wherever they need to go, drives a tractor to haul away the daily compost, and generally keeps our storage areas and washhouse (the heart of our farm) organized and tidy. A large part of day is spent packing veggies alongside our crew, stepping away to operate equipment as need arises throughout the day.