Seasonal Crew Positions

Crossroads Community Farm is a certified organic vegetable farm offering several full-time seasonal crew positions for individuals willing to work hard on our 20-acre farm.

Each season we offer full-time seasonal field positions and a couple of part-time positions. Each field position has slightly different starting and end date (see below for more details) though the nature of the positions are generally the same. A field position at our farm involves hard work with your body, as you help us to seed, plant, weed, and harvest vegetables. Full-time crew members work 40 hour weeks; part-time members work 20 hours per week. We work in the field in all weather conditions.


 Components of Job

Daily physical field work, including: greenhouse seeding, planting, row-covering, weeding, harvesting, washing, and packing

Working outside in all weather conditions

Working at a fast pace

Frequent heavy lifting of 25-50 pounds

Working with others in a crew

Taking and following verbal instruction


Desired Skills:

At least one full season on a vegetable farm or other farm experience

Ability to appropriately balance speed and quality of work

Excellent verbal communication skills and ability to follow directions

Experience working with volunteers

Compensation: We believe in paying a living wage.  Pay starts at Madison’s 2020 Living Wage Rate, which is $13.62/hour.



Access to surplus organic produce

Work gear stipend

Optional IRA with farm match

Season-end bonus


Start/End Dates:

Full Season – POSITIONS FILLED. Average of 15hours per week from late April/May with a ramp up to full-time by mid-May. Full-time work extends through October with decreasing hours into mid-November.

Short Season Early – POSITIONS FILLED. Full-time hours from late May/early June through end of August.

Short Season Long – POSITIONS FILLED. Full-time from mid-June through end of September and sometimes into October.  Part-time hours might be a possibility.

Part-time – POSITIONS FILLED. Part-time (20hours) on Monday and Tuesday from mid-June through late Sept/early October.

** We may hire a couple of individuals to work either full or part time starting in July and going through early September. If you are interested, please contact us.


If interested (and qualified) in a position, please send your resume (.doc or .pdf) and a description of your seasonal availability to us via email to [email protected] Our hiring process is rolling. We begin interviews in November. 

Seasonal Employment
Seasonal Employment
Seasonal Employment
Seasonal Employment