Big Train Farm

Rhode Island Certified Organic Vegetables Since 2008

Employment Opportunities


The application period for 2018 employment positions is open.

We are open for applications for:

1. assistant manager position.

2. full time field hand

3. part-time wash station manager and packing assistant

4. CSA pick-up attendee

5. delivery driver (independent contract)

In addition to employment work-share positions are offered through our CSA program.

1. Assistant Manager.  Part Time hours March-May, Full Time hours May-November.  Possible part-time employment in winter.  Starting at $14/hour.  Applicant must have 1-2 years of full time experience on a commercial vegetable operations.  Farm references and resume required.  In person interview required.

2. Field Hand Position. Part Time hours March-May, Full Time hours May-November.  No previous farm experience required.  Applicant must be a hard-working, enthusiastic individual committed to a full-time seasonal farm job.  References required.

3. Wash Station Manager/Packing Assistant.  Part Time starting in late May: Tue, 8-12, Wed, 8-12, Friday 8-12.   Manage our Tuesday morning wash station.  Small degree of managing volunteers.  Wednesday packing with other employees or manager.  Friday general work on the farm.  Thursday position also potentially available.  Starting at $11/hour
4. CSA pick-up Attendee.  Thursday from 10:30-12, 2-7:30.  Assisting with loading in at CSA pick-up, managing display, loading out.  This position can be coupled with position number 3. Starting at $11/hour
5. Delivery Driver.  Position for individual with a truck to sign on as independent contractor.  Run delivery(s) to Newport on Fridays June-October.  Must be consistently available.  Starting at $16/hour.
All applicants can apply through email (bigtrainfarm at gmail dot com).  Send resume and references.  Please specify which position you are applying for.