Work with us!

Updated 6/27/2022

Do you want to join a team of people committed to growing and preparing fresh, sustainably grown food?

We are located at The Plant in Pittsboro and are accepting applications and interviewing for various positions on our team. 

If desired, employees always have the option to work both on the farm and in the kitchen shop (customer facing), giving everyone the opportunity to both grow and see the food prepared. 

 

We are seeking dedicated, flexible and passionate folks to join us in working hard to create a nourishing community offering.  Our farm produces a wide variety of vegetables/fruits, mushrooms and cut flowers for our CSA/Farmshare, online sales and to support the on-farm restaurant.

Kitchen Cook - (1 full or part time position

Immediate opening for a cook with preference for someone with baking skills.

Weekend availability required.

We are a small team, communication and whole hearted effort are important! 

You will help dream up and execute the menus and the creative use of the produce we have in season on the farm. 

Duties include​​

-receiving and processing vegetables from the farm

-working closely with kitchen manager to execute weekly recipes 

-Maintaining clean work area

-Knowledge & application of food safety codes

-Chipping in wherever help is needed

Qualifications

-ServSafe Food Handlers certification (minimum)
-Excellent customer service skills

-Attention to detail, ability to prioritize tasks and proactive thinking to accomplish them

-Ability to multitask 
-Flexibility, creativity and collaboration 

-Ability to work from written or verbal instructions

-Ability to work hard and maintain a good sense of communication and humor

-Ability to take and follow direction in detail (and also to give clear direction!)

-Ability and willingness to work with speed and accuracy

-Comfort working with vegetables from a farm that have quite a bit of natural variances in flavor & size/texture​

-Be capable of working with and learning from others

Compensation: competitive (plus tips), PTO for full time employees, annual performance based raises, fun & supportive working atmosphere & a CSA share

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If you are inspired to join our team, please submit the following to Kristin@copelandspringsfarm.com :

1. A note explaining why you want to be a part of this farm and kitchen 

2. Your resume

3. Previous employer contact info (we will only reach out if both parties decide it’s a good fit)

I look forward to meeting you!

Kristin

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