Join us for a day, a season, or a lifetime...

Whatever your level, we are here to make sure you get the experience you want. PFP staff and members are a close-knit group who have fun and get things done! If you are into learning new things, hands on experience, and watching things grow, this is the place for you.   

MAIN/Managment STAFF

All of our positions are currently filled. Thank you to all of our applicants!


Farm Staff

Positions available:

Job Title: Field Crew Member / Foodshare
Contact: Leon Vehaba, Farm Director (leon[at]farmproject[dot]org)
Function: The 9-Month Field Crew Member (March through November with a potential for winter work) works with the 5 other members of the farm crew, as well as with interns, members, volunteers, and youth participants to grow food for a 600 member CSA, for restaurant and institution sales, and for PFP’s Food Share program.

Job Title: Farm Intern (3 positions available)
Contact: Leon Vehaba, Farm Director (leon[at]farmproject[dot]org)
Description: Poughkeepsie Farm Project's Internship Program provides interns with the foundational knowledge to pursue a career in small-scale vegetable production. Over the last 15 years, more than 50 alumni have graduated from our programs. Our interns work on a 14-acre farm with PFP staff to grow over 200 varieties of vegetables and fruit. We provide food for a 600 member CSA and to several local institutions, while also contributing to PFP’s larger mission of working toward a just and sustainable food system in the Hudson Valley. PFP is proud to donate 20% of our produce to partner social service agencies in the area.


Education Staff

Join our team! Our education department is seeking applicants with a passion for food justice and environmental education to implement our after-school garden clubs in City of Poughkeepsie schools and support our education programs. Ideal candidates will be energetic, passionate, forward-thinking educators ready to teach academically-aligned garden classes to a diverse student population.

Several positions are currently available:

Our Education Interns are hired through participating universities and colleges. Please check with your academic institution.


Volunteers

We accept volunteers for the farm, our education programs, and for events. Check out the details here.

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Our crew over the years: