242 Chesterfield Rd
Keene, NH 03431
Stonewall Farm Employment Opportunities
We are currently taking applications for the following positions. To be considered you must submit a resume and cover letter via email to [email protected]
No walk-in or unsolicited applications, please!
Dairy Farm Hand
The Dairy Farm Hand is responsible milking and daily chores in our organic grazing dairy operation. Must be willing to work early morning, late evening and weekend shifts on a regular basis. Morning shifts start at 4:30AM. Evenings shifts can end as late as 7:30 PM. Primary daily responsibilities includes cleaning manure out of cows stalls, feeding cows, cleaning the animals barns and milking cows, cleaning washroom and milking equipment. Must be able to work in a fast paced environment, able clean stalls using hand tools, able to operate tractors and other equipement safely. The position also helps take care of the farms other livestock including belgian draft horses, sheep, goats and chickens. Attention to detail and high quality performace a must. Punctuality and reliability are critical to successful job performance. This is a part-time positon with potential for full-time.
Farm Store Clerk and Greeter
Stonewall Farm is looking for a store and farm host to assist visitors with their purchases in the store and provide information about the farm to help them enjoy their experience and learn about our mission. Responsibilities including helping customers with sales, promoting farm products, stocking shelves, maintaining displays, light cleaning and gardening and helping to feed and water poultry and small animals. Please email resume and cover letter to be considered for the position. EOE No phone calls please.
Stonewall Farm is seeking a seasonal Farm Assistant to help with a variety of tasks on the farm including working with livestock, poultry and crops. Task can vary from transplanting, weeding and harvesting crops to cleaning barns and stalls, feeding livestock and bottling milk. Must be highly motivated, reliable, experience operating a tractor. Ability to positively represent the farm to our visiting public a must. We are an organic and no-till farm using regenerative principles in both crop and grazing operations.
Dairy Farm Manager
The Farm Manager is responsible for managing the day to day operations of our organic dairy farm. This is a hands on position requiring the farm manager to perform milking shifts, barn chores, fencing, animal herd health, maintaining equipment, supervising dairy farm staff and the various other responsibilities that come with operating a small scale dairy. Manager must ensure the operation is fully compliant with organic standards, FARM requirements and follow principles of holistic planned grazing. The dairy is also seeking the Certified Humane certification and will be required to follow those standards as well. Average hours work are between 50 and 60 hours a week but schedule varies throughout the season. Click here for job description.
Artisan Dairy Cheesemake/Processor
Stonewall Farm is seeking an experienced artisan cheesemaker and dairy value-added producer to produce value added products in our on-site creamery including, bottled milk, butter, cheese and other products. Stonewall Farm operates an organic dairy herd consisting of Brown Swiss and Holsteins. On-site equipment includes pastuerizer, chiller, ice cream-maker, and bottling equipment from MicroDairy Designs.
We are looking for someone who can help us develop quality artisan products, a business plan and ability to help us further develop our creamery for use by other dairy farms and value added producers as an incubator space. Must have experience creating dairy value added products in a commercial environment. The qualified candidate will also be comfortable teaching classes to the public and apprentices.