Delivery Driver

Location: 
Sudbury, Massachusetts
Publication Date: 
Friday, April 26, 2013 (All day)
Company Name: 
Siena Farms

Siena farms is hiring for the position of delivery driver We are an award-winning 60-acre market farm growing diversified produce on the fertile soils of the Sudbury River valley, twenty-five miles west of Boston.

We distribute our produce through a 750-member CSA, the Copley Square farmers’

market, our Siena Farms South End farm store, and area restaurants including family-owned Oleana and Sofra. We grow our produce using the traditionally sustainable farming practices of modern organic agriculture, free of chemical herbicides, pesticides, and synthetic fertilizers.

We are looking for a reliable, hardworking, and experienced delivery driver to deliver our fresh produce to locations throughout Boston and the surrounding area. The delivery routine will involve the distribution of our 750 CSA box shares to over 12 pick-up locations in Cambridge, Brookline, Boston, Sudbury, and neighboring areas; twice weekly deliveries to our farmers’ market in Copley Square; and deliveries to our Siena Farms South End farm store and family-owned restaurants Oleana and Sofra.

As a delivery driver for a fast-paced production farm operating seven days a week and growing produce for a high-end market, this position requires flexibility, attention to detail, and an excellent work ethic. The ideal candidate will have experience delivering in the Boston area as well as an interest in sustainable food and agriculture.

This position is a full-time 40-hour per-week job. The weekly schedule will be discussed in detail during the interview process; it will include some weekend hours. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience. Benefits include a weekly CSA vegetable share and discounts at Siena Farms South End, Oleana, and Sofra.

Qualifications

•             Experience driving box trucks and pick-up trucks

                *Experience pulling a trailer is a plus

•             Clean driving record

•             Experience navigating the streets of Boston

•             Excellent work ethic

•             High level of attention to detail

•             Ability to take direction as well as to operate independently

•             Ability to lift up to 50 lbs repeatedly

•             Interest in sustainable agriculture

 

If you think you may be a good fit for this position, please send a letter of interest and a resume to Avi Azoulay at avi@sienafarms.com. For more information on our farm, please visit www.sienafarms.com.