Reports directly to Farm Market Manager.

Job summary

Supports daily operations of the Champlain Orchards Farm Market and Pick Your Own area, staffs orchard events, aids in cider donut packaging, and adheres to all food safety regulations.

 

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Interacts with, directs, and helps PYO and FM customers to ensure a positive experience

  • Properly stocks, rotates, and displays fruit and merchandise

  • Maintains accurate and up to date signage in FM and PYO area

  • Answers FM phone calls and responds to or relays messages

  • Checks customers out using QuickBooks system

  • Manages daily register operations

  • Ensures proper cleaning is completed daily and adheres to all food safety regulations

  • Assists in packaging of cider donuts when needed

  • Staffs on farm events such as Harvest Fest and Cider Fest

  • Prepares for group and school tours

Education and Experience requirements

 

Retail experience a plus, and interest in local agriculture preferred. Will train the right person.

 

Abilities required

  • The individual must demonstrate excellent verbal, listening, and communication skills as well as excellent time management and stress management abilities.

  • The individual should have personal confidence and the ability to effectively communicate with a variety of people.

  • The individual shall possess the character qualities of being honest, trustworthy, respectful, and have sound work ethics.

  • Must be able to lift 40 Pounds

Work Schedule

5 days per week 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fall weekends and public holidays as needed.

Please apply to hr@champlainorchards.com and attach your current, relevant Resume, 3 professional references, and a cover letter.