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Poughkeepsie Store, Rt. 44

We are seeking applicants for the following full time positions.
  • IT Help Desk Technician
    The IT Help Desk Technician is a versatile position that provides hardware, software and systems support to all Adams’ locations. The primary responsibilities of this position are to troubleshoot end-user support requests, provide guidance on utilizing any of Adams’ systems and to escalate tickets, when necessary. The Help Desk Technician will interact with end-users via phone, messaging, and in person to provide both remote and onsite assistance with the end goal of delivering excellent customer satisfaction.   

    Qualifications (General)

    Ability to communicate in a clear, professional and friendly manner with end-users and coworkers
    Dependable and self-motivated
    Ability to work a flexible schedule
    Maintain high level of integrity with Adams’ data and proprietary information
    Reliable transportation and valid NYS driver’s license

    Qualifications (Technical)

    Experience working with and troubleshooting Microsoft and Mac operating systems required
    Ability to diagnose hardware, software and equipment problems required
    Understanding of networking technologies required
    Basic knowledge of Active Directory and O365 is preferred
    Knowledge of Supermarket retail systems and operations is preferred
    CompTIA and Microsoft certifications are strongly preferred
  • Bakery Openings
    We're opening a new bakery and are looking to staff our full-service bakery. You will train at one of our other locations until the bakery is ready to open in October. We have full-time and part-time openings available for the following positions:

    Baker: We are looking for individuals with at least three years' professional baking experience, including experience making pastries. The baker will produce high quality baked goods, including pastries, cakes, and specialty products. Must possess knowledge of how to weigh ingredients, mix, scale and bake, and finish products for sale.

    Cake Decorator: We need people with experience working in a high volume production kitchen. You should be able to make buttercream roses, work with fondant, and use an 80 quart mixer to mix and bake a cake. We are looking for people who are creative and detail-oriented.

    Counter Associate: This job involves waiting on customers, taking custom cake orders, packaging product, keeping display tables and showcases full, organized, and clean, and cleaning display areas at the end of the day. We need people who are friendly, with some customer service experience preferred.

    Dishwasher: The dishwasher is responsible for keeping the bakery and all of its tools clean. No experience required for this position!
  • Cafe Manager
    Adams Fairacre Farms, the Hudson Valley´s leading independent retailer, is looking for a Chef/Manager for our popular and fast-paced Adams Café to start in early September.

    Position requires at least 5 years of cooking and management experience in a high-volume food production setting. Applicants must have the ability to hire and develop staff, plan menus, and analyze food costs. Must also be creative and innovative in the utilization of seasonal and regional food products and demonstrate exceptional customer service skills.

    Adams café will be remodeled in 2018, with many opportunities for the innovative candidate to expand the menu to include our excellent local and specialty products our customers love.
  • Prepared Food Chef
    Adams Fairacre Farms is hiring an experienced chef to work in our popular Prepared Food department for our specialty foods gourmet grocery store in our expanding Poughkeepsie location.  We're looking for a talented and enthusiastic individual with at least 3 years of professional cooking experience - a culinary education is a plus. Job duties include cooking food from scratch, prep work, menu planning, coordinating activities of the other cooks, and making sure that all food leaving the kitchen meets Adams quality standards.   Must be available to work evenings and weekends.  This is a great opportunity for a cook who is looking for a regular schedule, one weekend day off, and no late nights! 
  • Prep Cooks
    We need people with some professional cooking experience and good knife skills. You will be rotating products, making sandwiches, preparing salads according to recipes, doing prep work for the kitchen, 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.
We are seeking applicants for the following part time positions.
  • Bakery Openings
    We're opening a new bakery and are looking to staff our full-service bakery. You will train at one of our other locations until the bakery is ready to open in October. We have full-time and part-time openings available for the following positions:

    Baker: We are looking for individuals with at least three years' professional baking experience, including experience making pastries. The baker will produce high quality baked goods, including pastries, cakes, and specialty products. Must possess knowledge of how to weigh ingredients, mix, scale and bake, and finish products for sale.

    Cake Decorator: We need people with experience working in a high volume production kitchen. You should be able to make buttercream roses, work with fondant, and use an 80 quart mixer to mix and bake a cake. We are looking for people who are creative and detail-oriented.

    Counter Associate: This job involves waiting on customers, taking custom cake orders, packaging product, keeping display tables and showcases full, organized, and clean, and cleaning display areas at the end of the day. We need people who are friendly, with some customer service experience preferred.

    Dishwasher: The dishwasher is responsible for keeping the bakery and all of its tools clean. No experience required for this position!
  • Power Equipment Prep Tech
    Adams Power Equipment, located behind Adams Fairacre Farms, is looking for a Prep technician/ yard help to join our team and assist customers who are bringing in or picking up equipment for repair.   We are looking for someone with mechanical abilities who can multitask.  Job duties include sharpening blades and chains, mount and tube tires, organizing the yard and inventory, cleaning, and keeping detailed inventory.  
  • Prep Cooks
    We need people with some professional cooking experience and good knife skills. You will be rotating products, making sandwiches, preparing salads according to recipes, doing prep work for the kitchen, 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.
  • Prepared Food Associates
    We are looking for people with deli, salad making, or cooking experience. Duties include assisting customers at the prepared food counter, keeping the department well-stocked and clean, and doing some cooking, including making sandwiches and salads.
  • Dishwasher
    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. 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.
  • Deli Associate
    Adams Fairacre Farms is looking for a part-time Deli Associate to join our Poughkeepsie team on a part-time basis.  We are looking for someone with at least 1-2 years of deli experience.  Job duties include slicing meat to the customers' specifications, keeping the department clean, and preparing items for sale.

    Applicants must be at least 18 years old and available to work mornings and weekends. 
We are seeking applicants for the following seasonal position.
  • Landscape Laborer
    Adams Fairacre Farm's landscaping department needs a laborer to join our landscaping team.  You must be willing to work outside in all weather conditions and be able to lift 80 pounds.  We are looking for someone with landscape installation and hardscape experience preferred.  A clean driver's license is a plus.
  • Fence Laborer
    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 full time position.
  • Bakery Counter Help
    Adams Fairacre Farms is seeking full-time part-time help for our Bakery at our Kingston location. You must be available to work evenings and weekends.  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! 
  • Grocery Associates
    We are hiring full-time and part-time grocery and dairy associates. Positions involve keeping dairy cases and grocery shelves full and stocked, assisting customers, rotating products, and keeping the department clean and organized. Must be able to work in cold temperatures in the dairy case, lift 50-75 pounds, and be available to work evenings and weekends.
  • Produce Associates
    We need full-time and part-time associates for our Kingston location. We would prefer to hire someone with produce experience, but we will train 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 in a fast-paced department. Applicants must be available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends, and must be at least 18 years old.
We are seeking applicants for the following part time positions.
  • Prepared Food Salad Bar Associate
    We need someone with excellent customer service skills to work at our Salad Bar in our Kingston location. Duties include rotating products, 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 weekends.
  • Bakery Counter Help
    Adams Fairacre Farms is seeking full-time part-time help for our Bakery at our Kingston location. You must be available to work evenings and weekends.  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! 
  • Grocery Associates
    We are hiring full-time and part-time grocery and dairy associates. Positions involve keeping dairy cases and grocery shelves full and stocked, assisting customers, rotating products, and keeping the department clean and organized. Must be able to work in cold temperatures in the dairy case, lift 50-75 pounds, and be available to work evenings and weekends.
  • Produce Associates
    We need full-time and part-time associates for our Kingston location. We would prefer to hire someone with produce experience, but we will train 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 in a fast-paced department. Applicants must be available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends, and must be at least 18 years old.
  • Cheese & Coffee Asssociate
    Adams Fairacre Farms is hiring a part-time cheese and coffee associate for our Kingston location.  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.  An interest in specialty food is helpful, since 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.

Newburgh Store, Rt. 300

We are seeking applicants for the following full time position.
  • Prepared Food Cook
    Adams Fairacre Farms in Newburgh is hiring an experienced cook. 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.
  • Gift Basket Designer
    Adams Fairacre Farms has a full-time opportunity for a Gift Basket Designer in our Candy department in Newburgh. Candidates should have a good sense of color coordinating, neatness, and balance - an art background or design experience is preferred. The position involves taking orders for gift baskets and designing them, suggesting options for different occasions, and assisting corporate clients with decisions for holiday orders. The Gift Basket designer will also assist in the candy shop as necessary, including supervising candy shop employees in the manager's absence. Qualified candidates must be able to lift up to 40 pounds and stand for long periods of time. Candidates should also be customer-service oriented, possess good phone skills, and be able to work in a fast-paced environment.

    Our family-friendly business offers great benefits to our valuable employees, including competitive pay, a 20% employee discount, 401(k) savings plan, 401(k) employer match, profit sharing, and an excellent benefits package. Holidays and weekends are a must.
We are seeking applicants for the following part time position.
  • 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 weekends.
  • Gift Shop Associate
    The position involves making the customer feel welcome and important, straightening merchandise, and maintaining a clean store. We're looking for a responsible individual with excellent customer service skills to work evenings and weekends. Retail and cash register experience is required.
  • Bakery Counter Help
    Adams Fairacre Farms is seeking part-time help for our Bakery at our Newburgh location. You must be available to work evenings and weekends.  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! 
  • 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 weekends.
  • Seafood Associate
    The seafood associate will cut and serve fish for customers and learn about the different offerings in the fish department in order to answer customers' questions.  

    Some retail experience is helpful, but we will train the right person. Must be over 18 years old, able to work in cold temperatures for extended periods, and stand for most of the shift. Ideal candidate will be a team player with a positive attitude! 

    Hours include evenings and weekends. 
  • Deli Associate
    Adams Fairacre Farms is looking part-time Deli Associates to join our team in Newburgh. Opportunity to become full-time for the right applicant!
    We are looking for someone who is motivated and enjoys working with customers in a fast-paced work environment. Job duties include slicing meat to the customers' specifications, keeping the department clean, and preparing items for sale.
    We need someone who is at least 18 years old and is available to work evenings and weekends.

Wappinger Store, Rt. 9

We are seeking applicants for the following full time position.
  • Dishwasher
    Adams Fairacre Farms is looking for a full-time dishwasher to join our Prepared Food team in Wappinger. 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.
We are seeking applicants for the following part time position.
  • Seafood Associate
    Adams Fairacre Farms in Wappinger is looking for part-time Seafood Associates. The seafood associate will cut and serve fish for customers and learn about the different offerings in the fish department in order to answer customers' questions.  

    Some retail experience is helpful, but we will train the right person. Must be over 18 years old, able to work in cold temperatures for extended periods, and stand for most of the shift. Ideal candidate will be a team player with a positive attitude! 

    Hours include evenings and weekends. 
  • Bakery Customer Service Associate
    Responsibilities include waiting on customers, taking custom cake orders, packaging product, keeping display tables and showcases full, organized and clean, and cleaning display areas at the end of the day. Must be at least 18 years old, able to lift and carry 25 pounds, be able to be on your feet for the duration of the shift, and be available to work Saturdays and Sundays. Shifts are 3 closing shifts that include weekdays 12:30 pm - 9:00 pm, Saturdays 11:30 am - 8:00 pm, and Sundays 10:30 am - 7:00 pm.

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, Paid Vacation, Holidays and personal/sick days and a 20% Employee Discount.

P/T – Dental*, 401(k) Savings Plan, 401(k) Match*, 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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