Spur is looking for hardworking and motivated farm workers in the Huntsville area. The ideal candidate will have prior farming experience and an eye for detail. The primary duty of this position will be harvesting, loading, and packing crops and materials in an efficient manner. 
Duties expected of this position are:
  • Harvesting crops in a safe, efficient manner
  • Packing and loading harvested products
  • Completing farming tasks as assigned
  • Safely and responsibly using hand tools provided
  • Assisting with construction of trellises or irrigation activities
  • Performing other duties as assigned
  • Workplace will provide a shirt 
  • Khaki or blue bottoms with no holes (no jeans allowed)
Qualifications expected of this position are:
  • Must be enthusiastic, honest, and have a good attitude
  • Must pass a background check and other pre-employment screening
  • Must have some experience with local / urban and / or agriculture
  • Must be able to endure challenging work conditions when necessary
  • Basic knowledge of farming equipment is preferred
  • Knowledge of pest management practices and techniques is preferred
  • Knowledge and ability to distinguish different fruit and vegetable plants is preferred
  • Must have ability to work Monday - Thursday 8a-2p
Status: Part-time 
Rate: $12.00 / hour
Oakwood University is a historically Black Seventh-day Adventist institution of higher learning that provides quality Christian education. The university is situated on 1,185 beautiful acres, located in Huntsville, Alabama, the heart of the scenic Tennessee Valley. 
Headquartered in Huntsville, AL, Spur is an online staffing company that helps workers and workplaces connect around on-demand, temporary, part-time, and long-term jobs. Spur helps businesses and organizations fill their labor needs by providing easier and less expensive access to workers in their community. 
Spur’s ultimate mission is to be the most worker-centric company. The company aims to provide reliable work opportunities, access to better quality healthcare, faster pay, and more training opportunities for workers so that they can ultimately improve their lives.What are the benefits of joining Spur?
  • Get paid weekly via direct deposit
  • Participate in an employee benefits program
  • Gain unlimited access to free online training opportunities

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