Jobs & Apprenticeships
Thanks for your interest in working at Freedom Food Farm!
We encourage anyone interested in working at the farm to spend some time on our website learning about what we produce, our practices and the farm environment. Below you can find out more about our current openings and a little bit about working at FFF in general.
Directions on how to apply can be found at the end of the page.
Please find descriptions below for current openings.
Note: Most 2019 positions have been filled. If you are interested in working with us and have more than 1 year farming experience - please send us an e-mail.
Farmers’ Market Staff (Part Time | 1 day / week) -
We are looking for part-time retail help during the main season. Year-round work is possible for the right person.
Union Square Farmers’ Market In SOmerville, MA
We are looking for someone to join our team at the vibrant Somerville Union Square Farmers’ Market on Saturdays (May - November).
- Duties includes:
Setting / packing up for market
Assisting farm customers and educating them on our food
Stocking and keeping our displays looking beautiful
Qualifications & Compensation:
We are looking for someone self-motivated, hardworking, who cares about local food, community & enjoys talking to people.
Must be able to lift 50lbs and work regardless of weather. Before applying make sure you are available 95% of the market season.
ServeSafe Certification desired, but not required.
Compensation is $12-$14 / hour depending on experience. Plus free produce.
Working at Freedom Food Farm
ABOUT The FARM & Crew
Freedom Food Farm is an 88 acre, four season, diversified vegetable and livestock farm. We produce a wide-range of products year-round, including: vegetables, fruit, grains, medicinal herbs, honey, pasture-raised meat, flowers, plant starts, hay and value-added products. In 2019 we are adding a no-till market garden and focusing our farming energy on carbon sequestration, soil health & balance across the farm. We are committed to regenerative agriculture and never use any pesticides, herbicides, GMOs, antibiotics, hormones, or other chemicals at our farm.
Our crew is made up of sincere, motivated, hard working individuals who are passionate about our mission of producing healthy food for the whole community. We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome anyone to apply.
All our employees get free produce and a discount on our other farm products. We also have crew lunches, provide educational opportunities and work to create a positive, healthy work environment.
How to Apply
If you think you would be a good fit at the farm, please contact us with a letter of interest and resume.