We are always looking for fun, outgoing employees who love to serve our guests.....and have a good time.
Positions include manager, cashiers, tractor drivers, activity supervisors, parking attendants. Learn new skills on the job. Must enjoy working outdoors. Most positions will start the end of August.
Tractor Driver $12-$14 per hour based on experience
During the fall at Hurds Family Farm we have hayrides and cowtrains, Our customer trust our tractor drivers to give their family a fun & safe farm experience. Remaining calm with long lines and all guests is very important. Must have a valid NYS driver license. Experience not required, but general mechanical and/or farm equipment knowledge is a real plus. We offer flexible part time hours in September and October.
Cashier $12-$13.50 per hour based on experience
Hurds Family Farm cashiers must be able to remain calm under the pressure of long lines and be able to direct customers to their optimal pick your own experience. Cashiers will be required to know basic information about the activities that we offer and the pick your own items available. Being able to use a POS system and count back change is a must. No experience needed, but some retail cashier experience is a plus. We offer flexible part time hours in September and October.
Parking and Activity Attendants $12-$13 per hour based on experience
Hurds Family Farm offers a variety of agritainment activities during our fall pick your own season. Some of the activities that need to be monitored are the bouncy pillow, corn maze, giant slide, and peddle karts. We also need to make sure that all cars are parked efficiently and quickly. Guest safety is our number one concern. You must be able to communicate clearly with customers and be able to direct them to different locations on the farm. This is a great opportunity for anyone who loves being outdoors in September and October.
Donut Maker/Cook $12-$13.50 per hour based on experience
Cider Donuts are an important part of the fall pick your own experience at Hurds Family Farm. We make donuts in a small café that offers some basic hot and cold food items. You must be able to work in tight spaces with a team of other café members. Communication with other team members and the ability to stay calm under pressure is extremely important. Speed, cleanliness, and high quality of food items are our main goals. Experience not necessary, but we are always looking for new team members with a passion for the restaurant industry. We offer flexible part time hours in September and October.
School Group Assistant $12-$13.50 per hour based on experience
Hurds Family Farm is located on State Route 32 just south of SUNY New Paltz. When school groups visit us in the fall we provide a lesson about the apples, pumpkins, or other parts of the environment on our pick your own farm. This could be a great opportunity for college students enrolled in an education program to gain experience working with students and/or possibly creating common core aligned lessons. No formal education is required, anyone who enjoys working with children would love to spend time with the students that visit us in the fall. We offer flexible part time hours in September and October. When not delivering lessons to students you would be working in one of the other positions on our farm like cashier, making donuts, or monitoring an activity.
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