Sharondale Mushroom Farm
Farm Production Assistant
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|Posted On:||Thursday, 9th August 2018|
P.O. Box, 375 Keswick, Virginia 22947
Sharondale Mushroom Farm grows the highest quality certified-organic mushrooms and mushroom spawn. We sell specialty mushrooms to grocers and restaurants, and have an expanding web-based spawn business. Sharondale is a leader in developing regionally and seasonally adapted mushroom spawn and the processes for their cultivation. We research and promote the utilization of fungi for small farm diversification and resilience.
Find out more about the farm: www.SharondaleFarm.com
The Farm Production Assistant at Sharondale Farm is a part-time, entry-level position working with the farm team in all aspects of organic mushroom production from substrate preparation to sales.
We seek an individual who can manage his or her time and tasks to completion, and is interested in supporting, promoting, and developing local food. Starting wage is $10/hour with consideration commensurate with ability and work experience. Current position is 30-40 hours per week.
We will train the production assistant in many aspects of mushroom production including:
Minimum qualifications for this position:
If interested, please email Mark Jones: firstname.lastname@example.org with a letter of interest and a brief work history.