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ABOUT THE FARM: Lakeview Hill Farm is a certified organic produce farm in Traverse City, MI that specializes in greenhouse and hoophouse production. The farm supplies high quality vegetables to Traverse City and the surrounding area. The farm is committed to renewable energy, relying on 100% on-farm solar-powered electricity and utilizing a high efficiency gasification wood boiler to heat the farm and greenhouses. The small, diversified farm is operating in five 34 x148’ greenhouses, six caterpillar tunnels, and two acres of field production. The farm has year-round production of baby leaf greens, microgreens, and shoots, along with early season heirloom tomatoes and cucumbers. 

JOB DESCRIPTION: We are now hiring full-time crew members for the 2023 season. Farm crew members are the foundation of Lakeview Hill Farm and each employee will be a key member of the team. They will help on all aspects of the farm including transplanting, harvesting, washing, packing, weeding, trellising, pruning, and more. Crew members will gain experience of the production cycle on the farm and take part in group responsibilities and individual tasks. Ideally, farm crew member positions will be full-time for the entire season with potential to stay on year-round depending on the farm's needs.



  • Effectively and efficiently assist with day to day operations of the farm

  • Work directly with the farm owner, farm managers, and crew leads

  • Contribute on all aspects of the farm including: greenhouse work, field preparations, soil fertility, irrigation, cover cropping, planting, cultivating, harvesting, weeding, trellising, building new farm infrastructure, washing, and packing

  • Work the Annual Plant Sale & On-Farm Market on Saturdays (rotated among all employees)


  • Preferred 1 season of experience on another production farm or other applicable work experience

  • Ability to maintain a clean and safe work environment 

  • Interest in local, sustainable agriculture and farming practices 

  • Must be a good listener and take direction well 

  • Ability to work long hours in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to work independently while staying on task

  • Ability to work well on a team

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds and perform repetitive physical tasks in all types of weather conditions. (heat, rain, snow, etc.)

  • Must be organized and show attention to detail

  • Expected to arrive at work on time with a good attitude 

  • Must be self-motivated and interested in learning new farming methods

  • Quality, speed, and efficiency are important 

  • Experience operating a tractor and using hand held tools

  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation 



Start date is March 1st

40-45 hours a week, required to work 3-4 saturdays throughout the season

There may be potential for year-round work and growth into “Lead” or Managerial 

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS: Starting pay is $17.35/hour, each employee will receive a $100 Gear stipend (Reimbursement at end of season), Up to $600 bonus at the end of the season, and access to fresh, seasonal produce

TO APPLY: Please send your resume, cover letter, and two references (with at least one from previous or current employer) to Bailey at

Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis until all positions are filled, we will contact you if we would like to set up an interview.

For more info on the farm visit

We're always on the lookout for hardworking individuals and will be posting more jobs for 2023 soon! If you love farming and believe you'd make an excellent addition to our team now, please send your resume and cover letter to

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