Farm Crew Leader @ Dickinson College Farm

Farm Crew Leader


Dickinson College Crew Leader

The Dickinson College Farm, located in south-central Pennsylvania, is a diversified production farm that is fully integrated into the campus life and learning at Dickinson College. As an educational production farm within a liberal arts institution, the Dickinson College Farm manages 80 acres of land that raises food for the campus and local community and serves as a venue for academic studies, classes, and research. Each year the College Farm raises between 8-10 acres of certified organic vegetables for sale to campus eateries, a robust CSA program, and vibrant producer-only farmers’ market. In addition to raising vegetables, the farm manages 60 acres of pasture for beef and lamb production, maintains a medium-scale composting operation, and integrates renewable energy applications into its operation like solar and biofuels. The staff at the College Farm are made up of college students, full- time managers, and seasonal apprentices. As a team, farm staff work together to grow, sell, educate, and innovate – providing an array of opportunities for the Crew Leader position.

The Dickinson College Farm Crew Leader position offers a unique opportunity to build upon existing production and crew management skills while advancing technical know-how, project leadership, and understanding of how to run a successful production farm with strong educational roots. The Dickinson College Farm invites those passionate about farming to apply for its 2024 Crew Leader position. Successful Crew Leader applicants will have a minimum of two vegetable production seasons under their belt and be eager to engage in a team focused workplace environment.

This full-time position will run from early spring until mid-December and includes a competitive compensation package including paid vacation and sick leave.

A complete job description and online application for the Crew Leader position can be found at Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis – the position will be filled by the first qualified applicant.

How to Apply

Please click the link below for the complete job description and application for the Crew Leader position.


Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania, United States




2023-11-08 00:00