Volunteer Opportunities

Interested in volunteering with the CSA and getting a share?

We are looking to fill volunteer CSA distribution positions for the 2017 CSA season at the following pick-up locations:

  • Tewksbury, Wednesdays from 12:45pm – 4:30pm

Individuals will help out with all aspects of CSA distribution on a specific location’s pick-up day and time.

CSA Distribution responsibilities include:

  • Setting up and/or breaking down the distribution area at the CSA distribution site
  • Setting up check-in table, chairs, and other equipment as needed
  • Unloading produce and boxed shares off truck and counting shares
  • Displaying produce and signage on tables
  • Loading empty crates onto truck
  • Storing returned, empty crates after CSA distribution
  • Putting away table, chairs, and consolidating unclaimed shares to be donated
  • Greeting CSA members, sharing information regarding “What’s in your Share” this week
  • Maintaining weekly records
  • Receiving and recording payments (minimal)
  • Occasional meetings

Qualifications:

  • Ability to maintain good communication with the farm
  • Ability to lift 30lbs easily and frequently. Ability to lift 50 pounds or more is a plus.
  • Good organizational skills
  • A friendly, open personality and willingness to engage with CSA members
  • Dependable and reliable

What do I get?

Volunteers will receive a  “regular”-sized vegetable share and fruit share from our CSA.

How Do I Apply?

If you are interested in a volunteer position, please fill out an application and e-mail it to jobs@farmerdaves.net, or mail it to Farmer Dave’s, attn: Bethany Bellingham, 437 Parker Road, Dracut, MA 01826.