New York Seasonal Jobs

Job Information

The Calendar Group Farm Crew Lead- Glen Head, NY in Glen Head, New York

Our client is searching for a Farm Crew Lead to support a team in Glen Head, NY. This role helps to guide, teach and train full-time and seasonal staff. The Farm Lead focuses on the cultivation of the farm as a whole, including management of annual vegetables, perennials, orchards, berries, beekeeping, free range poultry, food preserving, and beyond.



Duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage all aspects of a sustainable, diversified organic farm

  • Create and execute seasonal planting, harvesting and maintenance of farm and land

  • Manage Farm Team including hiring, training, and development

  • Oversee daily operations and ensure Farm stays on track with the schedule of production

  • Organize workflow, tasks and allocation of resources to maximize production efforts including all seasonal preparations and maintenance needs

  • Oversee the distribution of produce, flowers and farm-made products to residences, markets, e-commerce and other miscellaneous channels

  • Identify and manage disease and pest problems

  • Source and purchase equipment and supplies

  • Ensure safe operation and maintenance of farm tools and equipment

  • Manage Farmer’s Market participation



  • 4+ years experience working on an agricultural farm with focus on organic and/or biodynamic practices

  • Strong understanding of year-round farm operations and seasonality needs in North East, including winterization of property, planting, protecting crops from elements/predators, etc.

  • 1+ year successfully leading and managing a team in an agricultural setting

  • Organizational and strategic planning a must

Salary: $75K

Powered by JazzHR