On-Call Farm Associate Job Ad
Pearlstone Center is hiring on-call farm associates to join our team. Pearlstone Center’s retreats, educational programs, and farm engage more than 20,000 people each year including individuals, families, and Jewish, faith based, and secular organizations.
On-call farm associates work a flexible hourly schedule during peak periods of our seasonal farm work, which usually occur between March and November. Examples of peak season work on our certified organic farm include harvesting strawberries; planting vegetables, blueberries, and trees; hand weeding; and other similar farm tasks.
The on-call farm associate is competitively compensated at $12 an hour and typically work 7.5 hour days (from 8:30am to 4:30pm) when scheduled. We develop your schedule based around your availability and farm needs. Ideal candidates will have regular openings in their personal/work schedule on at least one weekday and Sunday to be available to join our team as needed.
Those familiar with the work of Pearlstone Center will recognize the value of this opportunity. If you are just becoming familiar, you should know that the farm lives on a beautiful 180-acre campus just 20 miles from the cultural center Baltimore City. Our professional staff is diverse, talented, and really enjoys working together.
To apply, please visit https://www.pearlstonecenter.org/about-us/careers/