Little River Farm of Exeter, RI is hiring for multiple part-time positions for the 2019 season.

  1. Farmer’s Market Help (2 positions available)

  2. Wash Station and Pack Attendant ( 2 positions available)

  3. Field Crew Member ( 2 positions available)

1. Farmer’s Market Help:

Aquidneck Growers Market- Saturdays 7 AM-130 PM in Middletown, RI starting ASAP. For the right person, the job can be a year- round position. Pay is $13/ hour and free vegetables every market. Your responsibilities will be setting up the stand, checking out customers, restocking the stand, recording items as they sell out, packing up pre-orders, and breaking down the market stand. Candidate should be comfortable using Ipad technology to check out customers. Candidate must be able to lift 50 lbs, work in all weather, and provide friendly customer service.

Coastal Growers Market - Saturdays 7 AM -130 PM in Saunderstown, RI starting May 18th. Pay is $13/ hour and free vegetables every market. Your responsibilities will be setting up the stand, checking out customers, restocking the stand, recording items as they sell out, packing up pre-orders, and breaking down the market stand. Candidate should be comfortable using Ipad technology to check out customers. Candidate must be able to lift 50 lbs, work in all weather, and provide friendly customer service.


2. Wash Station and Pack Attendant:

Your main responsibility will be managing the wash station, which includes: washing and packing  baby greens, washing root vegetables, labeling all products, organizing products in walk-in-cooler,  recording harvest and pack amounts, clean up. Ideal candidate can work Monday- Friday 7 AM- 12 PM . Position starts May 1st and ends in November, although there may be  year round work for the right person. Pay is $13/ hour and free vegetables. After finishing wash station responsibilities each morning, your secondary responsibility will suit your strengths and can include: harvest, bed prep, planting, nursing seeding, harvesting microgreens, delivering produce to Westerly.  No previous experience is necessary as long as candidate had good attention to detail, reliability, and a good attitude.

3. Field Crew Member:

Your main responsibility will be preparing no-till beds and planting. No-till beds are prepared by hand using a broadfork and tilther. Ten 150’ by 30” beds are usually made each week.  Based on your strengths and experience, you will also assist with some of the following tasks: Harvest, Weeding, Washing and Packing Produce, Tomato Trellising, Seeding in the nursery. Hours are Monday-Friday 7 am-12 pm.  Position starts May 1st and ends in November, although there may be year round work for the right person. Pay is $13/ hour and free vegetables. No experience is necessary, but candidate must be in good physical condition and have the stamina to work in all weather.


If interested, please respond to LittleriverfarmRI@gmail.com and include the job title that you are applying for in the subject line. Please provide a resume, 2 professional references, and 2 dates and times during the current week that you are available for a phone interview.



If you are interested in working on our farm, but none of those job postings fit your strengths or preferences, please email us to inquire about other possible positions : equipment maintenance, grounds keeping, tractor work, and construction.