Employment Opportunities

We currently have openings for these positions:

Assistant, Executive & Leadership

We are seeking a thoughtful, energetic, and extremely organized individual with experience in providing high-level administrative and relationship support to fill the position of Assistant, Executive & Leadership.  The successful candidate will be able to work both collaboratively and independently, has a high level of sensitivity to confidential matters, and is committed to our values of equity and ecological resilience.  This position is located on a working farm and requires a general understanding of food and farming and an interest in working in an agricultural environment.

Responsibilities include:

  • Prepare resources and agendas for team meetings that involve the Executive Director or Associate Director
  • Provide support in managing calendars for appointments and meetings, with a long range “line of sight” to plan for coordination across the organization
  • Track and manage ED and AD’s time tracking, expenses, and budget allocations, including monthly credit card reconciliation
  • Provide coordinating support for Oversight Committee on-farm presence and associated visits as needed
  • Assist with coordination of special projects across the organization as assigned involving a range of topics including leadership development, organizational change management, research and analysis

Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Only complete applications (cover letter and resume) will be considered.

Senior Accountant

We are seeking an experienced accounting professional with a proven ability to accurately manage complex data to serve as Senior Accountant. Reporting to the Director of Finance, the Senior Accountant supports the overall mission and goals of the Farm Hub by contributing to the careful financial management of this growing organization. This individual’s primary responsibility is to oversee accounting surrounding capital expenditures and fixed assets. In addition to administering the growing book of assets, he/she/they support(s) the Director of Finance in the administration of the monthly close process and ongoing oversight of the annual budget.

Key responsibilities include: 

  • Review month-end CIP reports to determine projects for capitalization in subsequent month(s)
  • Ensure accurate and timely transfer of fixed assets from Capital Projects to Fixed Assets 
  • Preparation of month-end capital expenditure reports
  • In conjunction with Director, oversee monthly close process and generation of financial statements for both internal and external users

Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis, with priority review given to applications received by September 30, 2021.

Staff Accountant

The Hudson Valley Farm Hub is seeking an experienced accounting professional with a proven ability to accurately manage complex data to serve as Staff Accountant. Reporting to the Director of Finance, the Staff Accountant supports the overall mission and goals of the Farm Hub by contributing to the careful financial management of this growing organization.  This individual’s primary responsibility is to oversee accounting surrounding compensation and benefits. In addition, he/she/they will contribute to the monthly close process, monitor departmental and programmatic expenses for adherence to budget, and gain expertise in other departmental functions as a member of a cross-trained team.

Key responsibilities include: 

  • Work in partnership with Payroll and HR Coordinator to process weekly payroll. Specifically, review timesheet entry into third party provider’s software for accuracy.  Review and approve HR tracking before finalizing and approving payroll execution
  • In conjunction with Director and Senior Accountant, contribute to the monthly close process and generation of financial statements for both internal and external users
  • Assist with the implementation of new procedures and software (e.g. general ledger, HRIS) and serve as knowledge resource for others
  • Document workflows and regularly update documentation to provide process guide to colleagues and external stakeholders

Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis, with priority review given to applications received by September 30, 2021.

Vegetable Production Manager

We are seeking an enthusiastic, collaborative, and skilled farmer to join our team as Vegetable Production Manager. The ideal candidate will: have at least five years of experience producing organic vegetables at a mechanized scale; have the ability to develop smooth and efficient workflows; value, recognize, and uplift the existing leadership of team members; and be committed to and excited about our values of equity, inclusion, ecological resilience. Because of the multi-lingual nature of our team, we have a strong preference that a bilingual (Spanish-English) individual join our team as the Vegetable Production Manager.

Responsibilities include: 

  • Oversee production of vegetable crops in accordance with organic practices and ecological stewardship goals (both field and greenhouse production)
  • Operate tractors and equipment safely and effectively
  • Collaborate with Field Crops team and Applied Farmscape Ecology team on research, production, and whole-farm planning activities
  • Lead on-site training of vegetable production team members and other employees as relevant
  • Ensure quality and food safety for packaging crops, in coordination with the Post-Harvest Coordinator and Farm Safety Manager
  • Demonstrate a strong commitment to the objectives, mission, and values of the Farm Hub; participate in conversations to deepen this commitment and support staff to deepen their understanding of our work

To read the job description in Spanish, please click here.

Vegetable Production Team Member, Full Time & Permanent

(Español abajo)

We are seeking an enthusiastic and collaborative individual who has experience doing field and/or greenhouse-based farm work and who enjoys working as a part of a team to join the Farm Hub as a Vegetable Production Team Member.

Working as part of the Farm Hub Team, the Vegetable Production Team Member is a core member of the team responsible for the day-to-day production activities of the Farm Hub’s year-round vegetable operation.  He/she/they perform general fieldwork, including greenhouse operations, field preparation, planting, cultivation, and harvest.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct field operations including preparation, irrigation, planting, cultivation, and harvest
  • Wash and pack vegetables for storage and distribution
  • Conduct greenhouse work, including seeding, prepping beds, and trellising
  • Participate in training, workshops, and staff meetings related to farm operations during work hours

For more information and instructions on how to apply, please click here.

En Español: 
Miembro del Equipo de Producción de Vegetales, Tiempo completo y permanente

Buscamos a una persona entusiasta y colaboradora que tenga experiencia en el trabajo agrícola en parcelas y/o invernaderos y que disfrute trabajar como parte de un equipo para unirse a Farm Hub como miembro del Equipo de Producción de Vegetales.

Al trabajar como parte del Equipo de Farm Hub, el miembro del Equipo de Producción de Vegetales es un miembro central del equipo responsable de las actividades de producción diarias de la operación de vegetales de Farm Hub durante todo el año.  Él/ella/elle lleva a cabo trabajo de campo general, incluidas las operaciones en los invernaderos, la preparación de las parcelas, la siembra, el cultivo y la cosecha.

Labores y responsabilidades esenciales:

  • Llevar a cabo operaciones de campo incluida la preparación, el riego, la siembra, el cultivo y la cosecha
  • Lavar y embalar vegetales para el almacenamiento y la distribución
  • Llevar a cabo labores en el invernadero, incluido el ensemillado, la preparación de camas de cultivo y el enrejado.
  • Participar en capacitaciones, talleres y reuniones del personal relacionadas con las operaciones del rancho durante horas laborales.

Para mas informacion y para obtener instrucciones para aplicar, por favor haga clic aquí.

Lead Miller

The Hudson Valley Farm Hub is seeking a Lead Miller to work as a member of the Community Food team to support the launch and operation of a new facility that will craft flour, corn, and bean products from local sources as well as serve as a center for research and education in the local food system. 

Key responsibilities include: 

  • Efficient and safe operation and maintenance of all aspects of the milling production line, including grain cleaning and conditioning, milling, bagging, and storage
  • Ensure product quality and workplace and food safety
  • Maintain parts inventory for milling equipment and needed milling materials
  • Manage and/or conduct equipment maintenance and repair