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Poughkeepsie Store, Rt. 44

We are seeking applicants for the following full time positions.
  • Cake Decorator
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Cake Decorator includes cutting, filling, icing, and decorating cakes as well as creating buttercream roses, writing on cakes, and covering a cake with fondant. You should be able to work quickly, cleanly and efficiently, and use a 20 and 80 quart mixer to mix cake batters, buttercream, whipped cream and mousse fillings. Must have at least two years of cake decorating experience with high volume production experience preferred. Must be able to work 8 hour shifts with weekend availability and overtime as necessary.
  • Meat Wrapper
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Meat Wrapper includes wrapping and weighing meat, filling and rotating the case, keeping the department clean, and being the final line for quality control in the department. Applicants must be able to safely use equipment, be able to lift 50 pounds, and work in cold temperatures for the duration of the shift. Hours require evenings and weekends.
We are seeking applicants for the following part time positions.
  • Bakery Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Bakery Associate includes stocking and rotating baked goods, going in and out of the freezer, keeping the self-serve cases full, neat, and clean, and assisting customers. You must be available to work a flexible schedule including days, evenings and one weekend day. We are looking for someone with a positive attitude, who can multitask, work in a fast paced environment, and work overtime if needed. Applicants must be 18 years old or older.
  • Maintenance Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Maintenance Associate includes consistently lifting and moving up to and including 60 pounds, working outside in all weather conditions, and be on your feet for the duration of the shift. Schedule requires flexibility and evening and weekend availability. Experience in facility maintenance is helpful, but we will train the right candidate.
  • Prepared Food Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as Prepared Food Associate include rotating products, refilling and restocking product, keeping the department clean, helping customers, and closing or opening the department. Applicants must be at least 18 years old and available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and one weekend day.
  • Prepared Food Cook
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Adams offers paid vacation time, paid personal/sick leave and paid holidays, allowing you to spend Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, Easter & more with your loved ones. Job responsibilities as a Prepared Food Cook includes cooking food from scratch and prep work. A culinary education is a plus. You must be available to work a flexible schedule including days, evenings and one weekend day. Applicants must have professional cooking experience and be at least 18 years old.

Kingston Store, Rt. 9W-North

We are seeking applicants for the following full time position.
  • Cheese Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Cheese Associate include helping customers, preparing products for sale, cutting, wrapping, and labeling different types of cheese and makes coffee. Retail experience is preferred, but we will train the right candidate. Applicants must be able to work a flexible schedule including daytime, evenings and weekends. Excellent customer service skills and a friendly disposition are important! Applicants must be 18 years old or older.
  • Prepared Food Cook
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Prepared Food Cook includes cooking food from scratch and prep work. A culinary education is a plus. You must be available to work a flexible schedule including days, evenings and one weekend day. Applicants must have professional cooking experience.
  • Produce Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Produce Associate include 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. Some produce knowledge would be helpful, but we will train the right candidate. Applicants must be at least 18 years old. Daytime, evening and weekend hours are required.
  • Seafood Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Seafood Associate include cutting and serving fish for customers and learning about the different offerings in the fish department in order to answer customers' questions. Experience is a plus, but we will train the right candidate. Must be available to work a flexible schedule, and must be at least 18 years old.
We are seeking applicants for the following part time positions.
  • Bakery Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Bakery Associate includes stocking and rotating baked goods, going in and out of the freezer, keeping the self-serve cases full, neat, and clean, and assisting customers. You must be available to work a flexible schedule including mornings and one weekend day. We are looking for someone with a positive attitude, who can multitask, work in a fast paced environment, and work overtime if needed. Applicants must be 18 years old or older and available to work starting at 6:00AM during the week and on Saturdays.
  • Deli Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Deli Associate include slicing meat to the customers' specifications, keeping the department clean, and preparing items for sale. We would prefer someone with deli experience, but we will train the right candidate. Applicants must enjoy working with customers in a fast-paced work environment and be able to work a flexible schedule including evenings and one weekend day. Applicants must be at least 18 years old.
  • Candy Shop Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Candy Associate include serving fudge, stocking and rotating product, and helping customers. Experience is preferred, but we will train the right candidate. We are looking for someone with excellent customer service skills and a friendly attitude! Must be able to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends.
  • Cashier
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a cashier includes ringing up customer orders, packing grocery bags, and providing a pleasant shopping experience for all Adams customers. You must be available to work a flexible schedule, including weekends.
  • Cheese Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Cheese Associate include helping customers, preparing products for sale, cutting, wrapping, and labeling different types of cheese and makes coffee. Retail experience is preferred, but we will train the right candidate. Applicants must be able to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends. Excellent customer service skills and a friendly disposition are important! Applicants must be 18 years old or older.
  • Grocery Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Grocery Associate includes keeping dairy cases and grocery shelves full and stocked, assisting customers, rotating products, and keeping the department clean and organized. Grocery or dairy experience is preferred, but we will train the right candidate. Must be able to work in cold temperatures in the dairy case, lift 50-75 pounds, and be available to work some closing shifts, one weekend day, and overtime as required. Applicants should have great customer service skills, be able to complete tasks in a fast paced environment, and be strong team players.
We are seeking applicants for the following seasonal position.
  • Seasonal Job Fair
    Adams is holding a seasonal job fair right in the Kingston store! If you'd like to work where you love to shop during the upcoming holiday season, this is your best chance to do so! Please see below for more details.

    Date/Time: Saturday, 10/19 10:00AM - 6:00PM.

    Location: Kingston Store

    Upon Arrival: Please check in at the customer service window who will guide you where to go.

    We're looking for help in the following departments:

    Bakery, Cashiers, Grocery, Garden Center, Nursery, Seafood, Drivers

    Adams Fairacre Farms was voted the 2019 'Best Large Employer to Work for in the Hudson Valley' and one of the best of its kind in retail sales. We have over 1,000 friendly, caring employees between our four stores. We are a family owned business with family values. We believe that each employee contributes directly to Adams' growth and success. We have built an excellent staff that is committed and professional - a staff that has continued to expand their skills and grow with us. We have been doing some pretty exciting things, and we think after you have had a chance to become comfortable in your position you will discover how rewarding it is to work here. Our employees directly contribute to us fulfilling our mission of “Giving You Farmstand Quality, Every Day!”.

Newburgh Store, Rt. 300

We are seeking applicants for the following full time position.
  • Grocery Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Grocery Associate includes keeping dairy cases and grocery shelves full and stocked, assisting customers, rotating products, and keeping the department clean and organized. Grocery or dairy experience is preferred, but we will train the right candidate. Must be able to work in cold temperatures in the dairy case, lift 50 pounds, and be available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends.
  • Pastry Chef
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Pastry Chef applicants must have either a degree from a culinary institution or two years of professional baking experience. Must be able to work a flexible schedule including evenings and one weekend day. Baking portfolios are encouraged and applicants may be asked to partake in a skills test. Applicants must be at least 18 years old and able to operate in a fast-paced setting.
  • Pizza Maker
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Pizza Maker include making pizzas from scratch food. A culinary education is a plus. 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. Applicants should have 2-3 years of pizza making experience. This is a brand new department with a ton of new opportunities!
  • Prepared Foods Cook
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Prepared Food Cook includes cooking food from scratch and prep work. A culinary education is a plus. You must be available to work a flexible schedule including days, evenings and one weekend day. Applicants must have professional cooking experience.
We are seeking applicants for the following part time position.
  • Bakery Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Bakery Associate includes stocking and rotating baked goods, going in and out of the freezer, keeping the self-serve cases full, neat, and clean, and assisting customers. You must be available to work a flexible schedule including evenings and one weekend day. We are looking for someone with a positive attitude, who can multitask, work in a fast paced environment, and work overtime if needed. Applicants must be 18 years old.
  • Candy Shop Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Candy Associate include serving fudge, stocking and rotating product, and helping customers. Experience is preferred, but we will train the right candidate. We are looking for someone with excellent customer service skills and a friendly attitude! Must be able to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends.
  • Cheese Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Cheese Associate include helping customers, preparing products for sale, cutting, wrapping, and labeling different types of cheese and makes coffee. Retail experience is preferred, but we will train the right candidate. Applicants must be able to work a flexible schedule including daytime, evenings and weekends. Excellent customer service skills and a friendly disposition are important! Applicants must be 18 years old or older.
  • Cheese Maker Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Cheese Maker Associate include making mozzarella from curds, forming curds into desired sizes and shapes, organizing preparation and scheduling products to be made for the day, as well as other duties as required. We would prefer someone with cheese experience, but we will train the right candidate. Excellent customer service skills and a friendly disposition are important! The Cheese Maker Associate provides all Adams stores with superior quality homemade mozzarella!
  • Dishwasher
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Dishwasher includes cleaning dishes and equipment, rotating and labeling products, receiving orders, keeping the floor clean and dry, and assisting with other duties as required. Applicants must be at least 18 years old, must be able to lift at least 50 lbs. and must be available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and one weekend day.
  • Deli Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Deli Associate include slicing meat to the customers' specifications, keeping the department clean, making sandwiches, and preparing items for sale. Experience is a plus, but we will train the right candidate. Must be available to work a flexible schedule, and must be at least 18 years old.
  • Garden Center Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Garden Center Associate includes stocking and rotating, assisting customers and using the cash register. We are looking for someone with a positive attitude, who can multitask, work in a fast paced environment, and work extra shifts if asked. Must be able to work a flexible schedule including evenings and one weekend day.
  • Gift Basket Designer
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Gift Basket Designer includes making 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 and potentially learn chocolate molding. Candidates should have a good sense of color coordinating, neatness, and balance - an art background or design experience is preferred, but not necessary. 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 a flexible schedule and one weekend day in a fast-paced environment.
  • Maintenance Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Maintenance Associate includes consistently lifting and moving up to and including 60 pounds, working outside in all weather conditions, and be on your feet for the duration of the shift. Schedule requires flexibility and evening and weekend availability. Experience in facility maintenance is helpful, but we will train the right candidate.
  • Pizza Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Pizza Associate include taking customer orders at the counter and on the phone rotating products, refilling and restocking product, keeping the department clean, and closing or opening the department. 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.
  • Pizza Maker
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Pizza Maker include making pizzas from scratch food. A culinary education is a plus. 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. Applicants should have 2-3 years of pizza making experience. This is a brand new department with a ton of new opportunities!
  • Produce Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Produce Associate include 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. Some produce knowledge would be helpful, but we will train the right candidate. Applicants must be at least 18 years old. Daytime, evening and weekend hours are required.
  • Seafood Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Seafood Associate include cutting and serving fish for customers and learning about the different offerings in the fish department in order to answer customers' questions. Experience is a plus, but we will train the right candidate. Must be available to work a flexible schedule, and must be at least 18 years old.

Wappinger Store, Rt. 9

We are seeking applicants for the following full time position.
  • Bakery Porter
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Bakery Porter includes cleaning, washing dishes, putting away deliveries, working out of the freezer and setting up the department. This is a fast-paced, high-production environment. Hours are Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays 11:30am - 8:00pm. Applicants should be able to work overtime if needed.
  • Prepared Food Cook
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Adams offers paid vacation time, paid personal/sick leave and paid holidays, allowing you to spend Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, Easter & more with your loved ones. Job responsibilities as a Prepared Food Cook includes cooking food from scratch and prep work. A culinary education is a plus. You must be available to work a flexible schedule including days, evenings and one weekend day. Applicants must have professional cooking experience and be at least 18 years old.
  • Produce Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Produce Associate include 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. Some produce knowledge would be helpful, but we will train the right candidate. Applicants must be at least 18 years old. Must be able to work a flexible schedule with evening and weekend hours are required.
  • Salad Bar Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as Salad Bar Associate 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 and available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and one weekend day.
We are seeking applicants for the following part time position.
  • Bakery Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Bakery Associate includes stocking and rotating baked goods, going in and out of the freezer, keeping the self-serve cases full, neat, and clean, and assisting customers. You must be available to work a flexible schedule including mornings and one weekend day. We are looking for someone with a positive attitude, who can multitask, work in a fast paced environment, and work overtime if needed. Applicants must be at least 18 years old.
  • Cheese Associate
    We’re looking for new team members who are seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Cheese Associate include helping customers, preparing products for sale, cutting, wrapping, and labeling different types of cheese and makes coffee. Retail experience is preferred, but we will train the right candidate. Applicants must be able to work a flexible schedule including daytime, evenings and weekends. Excellent customer service skills and a friendly disposition are important! Applicants must be 18 years old or older.
  • Deli Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Deli Associate include slicing meat to the customers' specifications, keeping the department clean, and preparing items for sale. We would prefer someone with deli experience, but we will train the right candidate. Applicants must enjoy working with customers in a fast-paced work environment. Applicants must be at least 18 years old.
  • Dishwasher
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Dishwasher includes cleaning dishes and equipment, rotating and labeling products, receiving orders, keeping the floor clean and dry, and assisting with other duties as required. Applicants must be at least 18 years old, must be able to lift at least 50 lbs. and must be available to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and one weekend day.
  • Produce Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Produce Associate include 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. Some produce knowledge would be helpful, but we will train the right candidate. Applicants must be at least 18 years old. Must be able to work a flexible schedule with evening and weekend hours are required.

Corporate, POwer Equipment, Fences and Landscaping

We are seeking applicants for the following full time position.
  • Fences Yard Associate
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Yard Associate include but are not limited to receiving fence orders, loading customer orders, tagging materials coming in for specific jobs, and keeping the yard organized and clean. Applicants must be forklift certified and have excellent customer service skills. Applicants must be at least 18 years old, able to consistently lift and move up to 80 pounds, work on their feet for the duration of their work shift, and able to work a full-time schedule including Saturdays during the April-October months, and be able to work a full-time schedule Monday-Friday during the November-March months.
  • Landscaping Foreman
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Landscaping Foreman include working with natural stone, masonry, unilock, and interlocking pavers. Applicants must have a clean driver's license and be able to pass a drug test. Applicants should have at least two years of hardscape and installation experience with five years of general industry experience preferred. Applicants must be able to provide excellent customer service while overseeing the complete installation of a job according to the designer/estimator's and customer's specifications.
We are seeking applicants for the following seasonal position.
  • Seasonal Fence Laborer
    We’re looking for a new team member who is seeking employment in a place where we value, care for and develop our staff! Job responsibilities as a Fence Laborer include digging, carrying and moving materials and other various manual labor tasks. Positions will involve working 40+ hours per week for the duration of the season, Monday - Friday 7:30AM - 4:00PM with Saturdays as needed. The season runs through December, weather permitting. Fencing experience is preferred but we will train the right candidate. Clean driving license and driving experience is a plus. Must be able to lift 80 pounds, and be able to work outdoors.

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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