Barn / Farm Hand in Haverhill, NH

Tomten Farm and Sanctuary

Job description

  • Position Summary

Tomten Farm and Sanctuary in Haverhill, NH is looking for a part-time team member with a can-do attitude and a strong work ethic. We are seeking a positive, mature and motivated individual who takes pride in their work, pays attention to detail and is not only at ease, but truly enjoys working around a variety of animals. Duties include but are not limited to stuffing hay bags, cleaning stalls, picking turnouts, weed wacking, filling waters, brush pick up and more.


This is not a riding, training, or handling position. It is a real farm job and requires a committed individual who is physically able to be on their feet for multiple hours, can lift 50#’s, and work beside us inside and out in all seasons and weather conditions. Prior animal experience is not necessary but applicant must be reliable, honest, have a positive attitude, be willing to learn our animal-centric methods and be committed to maintaining our drama-free work environment.

Benefits/Salary Information

Hours, schedule and pay are flexible and negotiable for the right person so if you prefer mornings or afternoons, weekdays or weekends we are open for discussion. Competitive pay and salary to commensurate with reliability, experience, attitude and work ethic. Potential for a future full-time position, salary growth and benefits.


Must be over 18 and have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation. References and background check required. Please email or call 617-331-8435 with interest. Resume appreciated. No drugs, no drinking, no smoking, no criminal record.

Application Questions(s)

Please describe why you would like to work at Tomten Farm and Sanctuary. If you meet our requirements and are interested in a flexible job in a beautiful environment surrounded by amazing animals and a small hardworking team, give us a call.

Open Date Immediately

Open Until Filled Yes

EEO Statement
Tomten Farm and Sanctuary is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action employer. We are committed to creating an environment that values and supports diversity and inclusiveness and encourages applications from qualified individuals who will help us achieve this mission. Our policies prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, marital status, genetic information, and political orientation. Application by members of all underrepresented groups is encouraged. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the U.S.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $14.00 per hour


  • Flexible schedule


  • Day shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Haverhill, NH: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Application Question(s):

  • Please describe why you would like to work at Tomten Farm and Sanctuary.
  • Why should we hire YOU over other candidates?


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Farm Hand: 1 year (Preferred)


  • English (Required)


  • Driver’s License (Required)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (Required)

Work Location: In person