Employment Opportunities

All employment positions require Saturday or Sunday hours.

Poughkeepsie Store, Rt. 44

We are seeking applicants for the following full time positions.
  • Power Equipment Driver
    Adams is seeking a customer service-oriented individual to join our power equipment division as a full-time driver. The position requires the ability to work a flexible schedule, including days and weekends. Qualified individuals must be able to load and unload tractors. Applicants must have a clean driver’s license, clean drug test, and be at least 21 years old. No CDL required.
  • Power Equipment Mechanic
    Adams Power Equipment has openings for a full-time and part-time Technician/Mechanic. We are looking for friendly people who enjoy tinkering with engines and doing mechanical work. Experience with 2-cycle and 4-cycle engines and mechanical ability is preferred. Must be organized, dependable, able to take direction, have a positive attitude, and should own your own tools.
  • Cheese Associates
    We are hiring part-time cheese and coffee associates! The cheese associate provides excellent customer service for coffee and cheese products and prepares products for sale. The associate identifies, cuts, wraps, and labels different types of cheese and makes coffee. We are looking for someone who loves cheese - the position involves assisting customers in decision making and sampling. Excellent customer service skills and a friendly disposition are important! Retail experience is preferred, but we will train the right person. Must be available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends.
We are seeking applicants for the following part time positions.
  • Power Equipment Mechanic
    Adams Power Equipment has openings for a full-time and part-time Technician/Mechanic. We are looking for friendly people who enjoy tinkering with engines and doing mechanical work. Experience with 2-cycle and 4-cycle engines and mechanical ability is preferred. Must be organized, dependable, able to take direction, have a positive attitude, and should own your own tools.
  • Prepared Food Dishwasher
    Adams Fairacre Farms is looking for a part-time dishwasher to join our Prepared Food team in Poughkeepsie. Position involves cleaning dishes and equipment, rotating and labeling products, receiving orders, keeping the floor clean and dry, and assisting in the kitchen with other duties as required. Experience working in a professional kitchen is preferred. You must be a hard worker who is able to lift 50 pounds. Must be available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends.
  • Prepared Food Cook
    Adams Fairacre Farms in Poughkeepsie is hiring experienced cooks to work a part-time schedule, including evenings and weekends. We're looking for talented and enthusiastic individuals with professional cooking experience! Job duties include cooking food from scratch and prep work. A culinary education is a plus.
We are seeking applicants for the following seasonal position.
  • Fence Laborers
    Adams Fences is looking for seasonal Laborers for fence installations.  Positions will run now through December, weather permitting, and will involve working 40+ hours per week.  Fencing experience is preferred but we will train the right person. Clean driving license and driving experience is a plus.  Must be able to consistently lift 80 pounds, safely operate power tools, and be able to work outdoors in all seasons and weather conditions.  Must also be able to work Saturdays as required.

Kingston Store, Rt. 9W-North

We are seeking applicants for the following seasonal position.
  • Candy Associate
    Join our busy sweet shop! We're looking for someone with excellent customer service skills and a friendly attitude who is available to work a flexible schedule on a seasonal basis, with the potential to become a permanent part-time employee for the right applicant. Position involves assisting customers with their selections, keeping shelves filled, suggesting and wrapping gifts, taking phone orders, and other duties as required. Must be able to stand for duration of the shift and lift 50 pounds.
  • Warehouse Clerk
    We are seeking someone to work in our warehouse as a handyman/ clerk. The job involves keeping the warehouse organized, loading and unloading inventory, and other duties as required. Must be available to work evenings and weekends.
  • Greenhouse Associate
    Adams Fairacre Farms is seeking a part-time seasonal employee to work in our indoor greenhouse. As an employee in our greenhouse, you will help customers select houseplants and answer questions regarding how to care for them as well, care for the plants in our greenhouse, and do some light cashier duty. Indoor plant experience and basic plant knowledge is preferred. Hours require evening and weekend availability.

Newburgh Store, Rt. 300

We are seeking applicants for the following full time position.
  • Handyman
    Adams Fairacre Farms in Newburgh is looking for someone who can do painting, sheetrock, trim work, and simple plumbing and electrical. The position is full-time. Experience doing property maintenance or plumbing and electrical work is required.
  • Maintenance Help
    Adams is seeking someone to join our Maintenance team to help with the upkeep of the interior and exterior of the store in our Newburgh location. Ideal candidate should be punctual and efficient, with excellent customer service skills. You must be able to lift 50 pounds, work outside in all weather conditions, and be on your feet for most of the shift. Must be available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends.
  • Bakery Porter
    Our Newburgh location is looking for someone to join our busy bakery team as a porter. We need someone who is available to work full-time, evenings and weekends. Job duties include cleaning, washing dishes, putting away deliveries and working out of the freezer. You must be at least 18 years old and able to lift and carry 50 pounds.
  • Meat Cutter
    We are hiring a meat cutter to join our team in Newburgh. We need someone with at least two years experience as a meat cutter/ butcher. The position involves cutting meat in the priority given by manager using knives, band saw, grinder, cuber, and other necessary equipment. Applicants must be able to safely use equipment, be able to lift 50 pounds, and work in cold temperatures for long periods of time. The position is full-time, and applicants must be available to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends.
We are seeking applicants for the following part time position.
  • Floral Associate
    Adams Fairacre Farms is looking for a floral associate for our Newburgh location. Position involves wrapping and packaging flowers for customers, helping customers create bouquets, cleaning, ringing up orders, answering phones, and taking special orders by phone and in person. You must be friendly, dependable, and have excellent customer service skills. Some retail experience is required. You must be available to work a flexible schedule, including days, evenings, and weekends.
  • Produce Associate
    Adams Fairacre Farms, the Hudson Valley's largest independent retailer, is seeking part-time produce associates for our Newburgh location.  The position could become full-time for the right applicant!  Position involves preparing produce items for the selling floor, including trimming, wrapping, and pricing, filling and maintaining produce area, and assisting customers.  We are looking for quick learners with an excellent work ethic.  Retail produce experience is a plus, but we will train the right person.  Applicants must be available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends, and must be at least 18 years old. 
  • Prepared Food Associate
    Join the prepared food team at Adams Fairacre Farms in our Newburgh location! Deli, salad making, or cooking experience is preferred. Duties include rotating products, making sandwiches, preparing salads according to recipes, refilling and restocking product, keeping the department clean, and closing or opening the department. Position also involves assisting customers and other duties at the prepared food counter. Applicants must be at least 18 years old, able to lift 50 pounds, and available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and and one weekend day.
  • Prepared Food Cook
    Adams Fairacre Farms in Newburgh is hiring an experienced cook to work part-time hours. You must be available to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends. We're looking for talented and enthusiastic individuals with professional cooking experience! Job duties include cooking food from scratch and prep work. A culinary education is a plus.

Wappinger Store, Rt. 9

We are seeking applicants for the following full time position.
  • Cake Decorator
    Adams in Wappinger is looking for a Cake Decorator with experience working in a high volume production kitchen.  Must be able to make Buttercream Roses, work with fondant, and use an 80 quart mixer to mix and bake a cake.   Must be detail oriented, able to lift 50 pounds, and able to stand for the duration of the shift.  Creativity is a plus! 

    This is a full-time opportunity.  Hours include weekdays, 12:30 pm - 9:00 pm, Saturdays 11:30am - 8:00 pm, and Sundays 10:30 am - 7:00 pm.  Overtime is mandatory as required.  
We are seeking applicants for the following part time position.
  • Nursery Associate
    Our Wappinger location is seeking a customer-service oriented individual to work in the nursery on a part-time basis.  You will be working 20-30 hours per week, including evenings and weekends. You should have some knowledge of plants and shrubs.  Landscape or retail experience working with plants is required. You must also be able to consistently lift 50 pounds. 

  • Bakery Counter Help
    Adams is seeking part-time help for our Bakery at our Wappinger location. You must be available to work evenings and weekends for 2-3 shifts per week. The position involves assisting customers at the counter, taking custom orders for cakes and other baked goods, packaging product, keeping display tables and showcases full, clean, and organized, and other duties as required. Applicants must be at least 18 years old. Food service experience is a plus but not required. Energetic self starters welcome!
We are seeking applicants for the following seasonal position.
  • Greenhouse Associate
    We are seeking a seasonal employee to work evenings and and one weekend day in our indoor greenhouse. The position could become permanent for the right applicant. As an employee in our greenhouse, you will help customers select houseplants and answer questions regarding how to care for them, care for the plants in our greenhouse, and do some light cashier duty. Experience working with indoor plants and general plant knowledge is preferred.

Our family friendly business offers great F/T and P/T benefits to our valuable employees:
F/T – Medical, Dental, Vision, Chiropractic, Life, 401(k) Savings Plan, 401(k) Match, Profit Sharing, Paid Vacation, Holidays and personal/sick days and a 20% Employee Discount.

P/T – Dental*, 401(k) Savings Plan, 401(k) Match*, Profit Sharing*, Paid Vacation* and Holidays, 20% Employee Discount.

* Must work 20 hours/week to receive these P/T benefits
All positions require Saturday or Sunday hours
Fax: 845-454-9107

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