This Old Farm, Inc is looking for an honest, dependable, and hard working Intern to help with Farmers Markets over the summer. This Old Farm Meats and Processing is located outside of Colfax, IN between Indianapolis and Lafayette. The processing facility is a small federally inspected plant processing both certified organic meats as well as traditionally raised meats. Locally raised meats and produce are sold through retail and wholesale outlets. Our mission is as follows:
Our mission is to bring healthful, local food to Indiana by sustaining, nurturing, and prospering the family farm through cooperative distribution of local, environmentally conscience foods at a cost that both supports the farmer while representing the true cost and value for the customer.
Here is what we are looking for (requirements):
- People friendly.
- Good communication skills.
- Is like-minded – In other words, we are looking for someone who enjoys the small farm model and is committed to the ecological and financial sustainability of the family farm. Our job is to support the farm; therefore, you must care about the farm.
- Enjoys eating and talking about food. We need you to think like a chef or at least what to please the chefs of the world.
- Miscellaneous help-in a small company it is important to have help with all aspects of the business. At times other activities will be necessary.