Mountain Bluebird Farm is Hiring for the 2022 Season!

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MBF is hiring multiple positions for the 2022 Season! If you think you might be a good fit, we'd love to hear from you. 

-Full Time Farmhand

  • ~May - October

  • ~35-40 hours/week

  • $17.50/hour starting wage

  • Will help in all aspects of fieldwork in the Market Garden, including: harvesting, bed prep, cultivation, transplanting, seeding, irrigation, and more.

  • Will assist in Greenhouse tasks, such as seeding nursery trays, potting on seedlings, watering, and general greenhouse maintenance and management

  • Will help in the post-harvest processing of vegetables, including: preparing a clean wash station, washing/packaging/labeling vegetables, and more.

  • Will help to prepare for Farmer’s Markets and may be asked to occasionally help staff Farmer's Market.

  • Will help to maintain a clean, organized, and respectful workplace at all times.

-Part Time Farmhand

  • ~May - October

  • ~15-20 hours/week

  • $17.50/hour starting wage

  • Will help in all aspects of fieldwork in the Market Garden, including: harvesting, bed prep, cultivation, transplanting, seeding, irrigation, and more.

  • Will assist in Greenhouse tasks, such as seeding nursery trays, potting on seedlings, watering, and general greenhouse maintenance and management

  • Will help in the post-harvest processing of vegetables, including: preparing a clean wash station, washing/packaging/labeling vegetables, and more.

  • Will help to prepare for Farmer’s Markets and may be asked to occasionally help staff Farmer's Market.

  • Will help to maintain a clean, organized, and respectful workplace at all times.

Vail Farmer's Market Booth Manager

  • Every Sunday June 22nd - October 2nd

  • ~12-14 hours/market

  • $17.50/hour starting wage

  • This position can be combined with the Full or Part time Farmhand position if applicant is interested.

  • The Vail Market booth manager would drive produce and booth setup down to the Market each week and lead a crew of 1-2 other people at the market. Must have a Driver's License and clean driving record.

  • Applicant must be timely and ok with early mornings. The van would need to leave Hayden at 6 AM to make it to Market on time. Arrival time back in Hayden would be between 6-6:30 PM.

  • Applicant should have a desire to work in a fast paced sales environment, and be very sociable and polite with customers at all times even under stressful conditions.

Requirements:

-Applicant should understand that they will be a part a of a professional, fast-paced work environment, and strive to be efficient and meticulous in all tasks

-Must display a strong work ethic, and a strong sense of pace and urgency when completing tasks

-Ability to work in all weather conditions, while maintaining a positive attitude and consistent workflow

-Ability to communicate and listen well, and thrive in a small-team setting

-Must be willing and able to take direction well, and learn from constructive feedback

-Must be able to lift upwards of 50 pounds, and repeatedly perform physically demanding tasks

-Must show up to work on time, fully prepared for the workday and the weather.

-Must always treat fellow team members with respect and empathy.

Our Roles:

As the owners and operators, we strive to create a healthy, fun, positive, and safe work environment that employees will feel excited to come to every single day. We will always be open to feedback on how to do that better. Our goal is to make it as easy as possible for employees to do their jobs well and feel good about their work, through clear and defined instruction and positive feedback.