Job Openings at Sidehill Farm
At Sidehill Farm we graze and milk a small herd of Normande and Jersey cows. We sell raw milk at the farm, and also produce delicious yogurt, which is delivered to stores and restaurants around Massachusetts. Our mission is to produce the healthiest, best-tasting yogurt and raw milk available by focusing on a total picture of health—of our customers, our cows, our crops, the local working rural landscape, and the robust biological and human community within which we all thrive. We also like to have fun! We are expanding and need talented people to work with us.
We currently have two positions open...
Front Office Person
18-20 hours per week on Tuesdays, wednesdays, and thursdays. Possibility for more hours on Mon and Fri if desired.
We are seeking a cheerful and highly organized person to help out in the front office at SideHill Farm. Daily tasks include taking wholesale orders, invoicing, answering phones and emails, prepping for the bookkeeper, and offering excellent customer service. Big picture responsibilities include renewing permits and licenses, predicting and responding to seasonal ordering changes, and making sure the appropriate information gets to the correct team members.
The ideal candidate is enthusiastic and fun to be around, flexible and curious, and brings excellent verbal and e-mail communication skills. Likes to remember everyone’s birthday. Must be comfortable with Excel spreadsheets, Quickbooks, Google Docs, email, internet, and Facebook. Good writing skills are a definite plus.
Part-time, approximately 18-20 hrs per week, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Possibility for more hours on Mon and Fri. Some flexibility in schedule is desirable, as occasionally a part of this job is jumping in to fill staffing holes during vacations and illnesses.
Please send a cover letter describing why you feel you would be a good fit, along with a resume and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions about the position can also be sent to this address.
Farm Shop Assistant
APPROXIMATELY 10 HOURS PER WEEK, 11am to 4pm ON SATURDAYS AND SUNDAYS.
We are seeking a neat, friendly, and cheerful person to assist customers during busy weekends in our farm shop. Responsibilities will include stocking yogurt and milk on cooler shelves, answering questions about the farm, making change, bottling milk if the supply runs low, and keeping the shop neat and clean.
The ideal candidate likes to engage with customers, and is good at making people feel at ease. Cleanliness in dress and habits is a necessity. Should be able to lift a 35 lb milk crate. Must be enthusiastic about SideHill Farm products! This job would be an excellent fit for a retired person.
Pay rate is $10/hr.
To apply for any position, please email a resume and 3 references to email@example.com. Questions? Call 413 339-0033