Career Opportunities

Join the farm family!

We have hired our team for the season, so please check back with us in December or January if you are interested in working with us in 2018.

Seasonal CSA Growers

The Chatfield Farms CSA grows 5.5 acres of sustainably grown vegetables to serve over 260 families. Located within a 350-acre nature preserve along the banks of Deer Creek, the site includes historical ranch buildings, 2.5 miles of nature trails and numerous wildflower gardens. To learn more about Denver Botanic Gardens and Chatfield Farms, visit botanicgardens.org.

Compensation: $12.50 per hour

Job Summary: Under general direction of the CSA Farm Manager, this position works in all aspects of small-scale sustainable food production. Job includes but is not limited to: planting, mulching, weeding, watering, seeding, trellising, harvesting and other ongoing tasks associated with vegetable production. This position is 35-40 hours a week, from May - October.

Education/Experience: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or minimum three months related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must be able to read and understand instructions, simple diagrams and schematics. Must possess valid Colorado Drivers License. Must have some working knowledge of machinery (mowers, trimmers roto-tillers and small engines). Three months experience in similar production agriculture environment desired. Must be familiar with use of hand held tools.

Send resume and/or application to Human Resources, Denver Botanic Gardens, 909 York St., Denver CO 80206, or email your resume to hr@botanicgardens.org.
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