Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities 

  • Passion for local organic farming, with an understanding of Lazy Eight Stock Farm’s mission.
  • Ability to operate professionally and positively in a sales representative position.
  • Ability to operate safely in the workplace.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Ability to operate in a fast-paced environment and promote Lazy Eight Stock Farm to customers fluidly and accurately. 
  • Enthusiasm, good attitude, trustworthiness, personal integrity, and honesty. 
  • Ability to work autonomously and understand when a superior or peer needs to be involved in decision making.
  • Good attention to detail, being mindful of asset security, state of the market station, accuracy of share assembly, and employee/customer relations. 

Qualifications/Basic Job Requirements: 

  • Five years of complimentary work experience.
  • Accurate and quick basic mental math (addition, subtraction, multiplication, discount calculation).
  • Highly developed communication skills. 
  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • Ability to successfully pass a background check and other pre-employment screening. 
  • Availability May-October and on weekends.
  • Multiple experiences in service, teaching, and/or sales/marketing positions.

Physical Requirements: 

  • Able to lift and carry up to 30-50 lbs independently.
  • Able to tolerate extreme temperatures while maintaining a good attitude.  
  • Able to stand for long periods of time. 
  • Able to bend, kneel, slide, shuffle, push, and pull safely with 25 lbs of product.

Performance Standards:   

  • Positive customer feedback about service (and/or low/lack of negative)
  • Low/no percentage of discrepancy between recorded sales and monetary calculations
  • Maintaining and/or increasing market sales records
  • Reliability: no call outs day-of and timeliness is a must.  95% or higher attendance throughout the market season (this allows for 1-2 planned vacation days so long as shifts can be covered by a cooperative solution between the retail staff members).

Compensation: $13/hr, pay commensurate with experience

To apply please contact Bryce Baumann, 859-661-1501 —

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How CSA customization works on the farm

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