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Sales Fulfillment Specialist (Maple Wind Farm)

Organization Maple Wind Farm
Location 1340 Carse Road
Huntington, VT 05462
Description

Our Farm:Maple Wind Farm is a pasture-based livestock farm with operations in Huntington and Richmond, VT. In operation since 1999, we raise 100% grass-fed beef, non-GMO pasture-raised pork, pasture-raised non-GMO layer and broiler chickens, and certified organic turkeys. We have an on-farm USDA-inspected poultry processing facility. The egg, turkey and broiler operations are based in Richmond while the other operations are based in Huntington.  We process chickens and turkeys from late May to Nov. Our facility is state of the art for very small plants and includes an innovative air-chilling process.  Farm work with integrity gives meaning and importance to all that we do, even the little details. We work hard and smart and have expectations that we all do the same as a whole team and that this hard work is providing our customers the best possible food on the planet raised the best way with the animal and soil health a priority. 

Position Summary: This position is a key role at Maple Wind Farm to keep the chain of product moving through our system from production through distribution via all channels (direct and wholesale both locally and regionally). This position is also responsible for weekly delivery and Inventory Management. Work directly with the owners in charge of Sales and Marketing to keep flow FIFO (first in first out) of product (both fresh and frozen).  Person must be flexible and available to jump into field work if needed.

Required Knowledge Skills and Abilities: Prior experience with sales and inventory management. Must be organized, high level of interpersonal skills for interacting with customers, able to lift 40lb, ability to drive a delivery vehicle. Strong ability to build relationships. Proficiency with computers and spreadsheets.  Familiarity of food safety protocols. Passion for Maple Wind Farms mission.

Date Posted March 13th, 2019
Deadline March 29th, 2019
# of Positions Available 1
Categories Support organization: Marketing, Meat processing, Farm stand / farm store
Type Full Time
Compensation Starting pay $15.00/hr. Professional development opportunities. Free farm food when available, other meats at cost.
How to Apply To Apply: Position is based from our Richmond VT location. Must have own transportation and housing. Send us your resume and 3 references. Please answer the following questions: 1. Tell us about yourself and why you want to farm. 2. Why did you seek out Maple Wind Farm? 3. What are your skills that would be useful for us to know applicable to farm work 4. Your availability We will accept applications until positions are filled. We will require an in person interview at our farm as part of the application process. We look forward to hearing from you! Beth Whiting and Bruce Hennessey Email: maplewind123@gmail.com