Contact informationFarm Address:
5841 Fruitvale Rd
Newcastle, California , 95658
Primary Contact: Andrea
Internship informationGeneral Farm Description: Located in the beautiful foothills of the Sierra Nevada, 30 miles northeast of Sacramento, Natural Trading Co is a 40-acre organic, mixed-crop, orchard, greenhouse, and natural foods store. We operate a CSA and sell our produce at farmers’ markets in the Sacramento foothills and Tahoe/Truckee areas, in addition to deliveries to local supermarkets, co-ops, and distributors.
CRAFT Member Farm? No
Internship Starts: immediately
Internship Ends: no end (full-time, long-term employment)
Number of Internship Available: 1
Application Deadline: immediately
Minimum Length of Stay: 1 year
The Natural Trading Company Organic Farm is looking for someone bright, enthusiastic, hard-working, and passionate to drive our delivery route twice weekly, work farmers’ markets, and help with field, greenhouse, and packing shed work. We are looking for someone to represent our farm well – good customer service, efficient, responsible, reliable, and detail-oriented. Interest in organic food, farming, or cooking is a plus.
Applicants preferably have experience with agriculture, know how to put a long and early day in, working in all weather conditions, and be able to lift 50 pounds repeatedly. You should be comfortable driving a small box truck (no special license needed, just a clean driving record).
We’re seeking candidates who are looking for long-term, full-time employment. This is a paid hourly position with farm food available in abundance. Interested applicants, please submit a resume and letter of interest to email@example.com. For more information about the farm, visit http://naturaltradingco.com/.
Educational Opportunities: n/a
Skills Desired: see above
Stipend: yes, payment dependent on experience
Preferred method of Contact: email or phone