Production Team Member - Our Harvest

March 13, 2023 4:35 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Organization: Our Harvest

About the position:

The Production Team Member is involved in all aspects of farm production, including: seeding, transplanting, weeding, harvesting, washing, packing, manning our farm stand and CSA pickups, and more.

About Our Harvest Cooperative: Our Harvest Co-op is a union worker-owned cooperative that farms using organic practices and operates a food hub that provides aggregation, distribution, and technical assistance for local growers while serving as a centralized source of local produce for institutions, individuals, grocery stores, restaurants, and other retail and wholesale buyers. Our Harvest Cooperative is committed to creating family-sustaining jobs in Greater Cincinnati; producing sustainably-grown, local produce; and building a food hub to strengthen the local food system and increase access to healthy food. Our Harvest farms on two properties -- one in the College Hill neighborhood of Cincinnati and one near Morrow, OH.


*Work primarily with the Farm Manager and other production team members to complete field tasks that may include, but are not limited to: seeding, transplanting, planting, weeding, harvesting, washing, packing, pest management, watering, and operating equipment, entering production data

*Machine operation including: BCS, tractor, transplanter, weedwhacker, refrigerated truck

*Work quickly and efficiently to ensure all harvest and production tasks are completed in a timely manner

*Participate constructively in weekly team meetings 

*Assist with harvest and production record-keeping including excel and Google Keep phone app

*Be a part of the farm team rotation manning the farm stand, CSA pickups, and writing a short update for the weekly newsletter

*Assist in insuring quality and accuracy of all produce orders leaving the farm

*Lead and manage students, volunteers, apprentices in farm tasks


*Willingness to work one weekend day per month

*Experience in gardening and/or vegetable production

*Ability to regularly lift 50 lbs

*Experience doing physically demanding work outdoors and in hoop house conditions

*Reliable transportation to both farm locations (College Hill and Morrow, OH)

*Become a member of the UFCW (United Food and Commercial Workers) Union

*Regular email correspondence

*Ability to work with minimal supervision

*Flexibility, resourcefulness, and ability to work independently and as part of a team

Duration and Compensation: This is a full-time (40 hours per week), paid position. Weekend work will be required at least one weekend day per month. This position is seasonal (most likely May-November), with the possibility of year-round work. 

Supervisor: Farm Manager (Stephen Dienger)

Please email Stephen Dienger at with any questions or interest in the position. Send your resume and cover letter to apply.

More information can be found by emailing Our Harvest Farm Manager Stephen Dienger.

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