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Wholesale Bakery Associates

Wholesale Bakery Production Associates are responsible for assembling and packaging Lyman Orchards pies and crostatas. No prior experience in food preparation is required. The position is suitable for individuals that can:
•  Work in a fast-paced environment
•  Stand for long periods of time and lift up to 50 lb’s
•  Be Dependable and possess a strong work ethic
•  Adhere to Lyman’s high food and workplace safety standards

Hours are Monday to Friday 10-hour shifts

Competitive compensation and benefits, including an incentive plan.

Please email resume & completed job application to jobs@lymanorchards.com or via mail to The Lyman Farm, Inc., P.O. Box 453, Middlefield, CT  06455, attn: Human Resources.

Must be at least 18 years of age to be eligible.

Bakery Associates

Bakery Associates are responsible for packaging, displaying, rotating and replenishing fresh baked goods and preparing items to bake in accordance with the Bakery Supervisor/Bakery Lead. Additional responsibilities include but not limited to:

•  Performing a variety of duties involving customer service, inquiries, and problem-solving while delivering a high-quality customer experience.
•  Stocks and removes outdated product to/from shelves.
•  Accurately enters customer purchases into POS system
•  Assists Bakery lead, outside vendors, sales representatives and internal departments with corporate transactions as required.
•  Performs other duties as assigned.
•  Be able to stand for long periods of time, work store hours and lift more than 50 lb. Assisting guests with courteous and friendly customer service Cleaning and complying with sanitation and safety standards.

Please email resume & completed job application to jobs@lymanorchards.com or via mail to The Lyman Farm, Inc., P.O. Box 453, Middlefield, CT  06455, attn: Human Resources.

Must be at least 18 years of age to be eligible. Weekends and holidays are a must.

PYO and Corn Maze Cashier

Lyman Orchards was founded in 1741 and has grown to include orchards, golf, retail, and entertainment on its 1,100 acres in Middlefield, CT. We are a great place to visit to enjoy the outdoors and spend time with your family.

PYO and Maze Cashier
This position is for a Cashier at Lyman Orchards PYO and Corn Maze. The position is suitable for individuals that can:

  • Professionally interact with and assist customers
  • Work in a fast-paced environment
  • Be detail-oriented and have problem-solving skills
  • Stand for long periods of time
  • Be Dependable and possess a strong work ethic

Our PYO hours are 7 days a week from 8 am to 5 pm (weather permitting), with shifts normally being from 4 to 6 hours. The Corn Maze is open weekdays from 1 to 6 and on weekends and holidays from 9 to 6. An ideal person is looking to work a few days a week.

Note that this is a seasonal position as PYO ends at the end of October/beginning of November and the Corn Maze closes at the end of October.

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary

COVID-19 considerations:
Lyman Orchards follows all State of CT and local health department guidelines with regards to COVID safety for our employees and our customers

Deli Cashier/Counter Help

Lyman Orchards was founded in 1741 and has grown to include orchards, golf, retail and entertainment on its 1,100 acres in Middlefield, CT. We are a great place to visit to enjoy the outdoors and spend time with your family.

Deli Cashier
Lyman orchards is looking for experienced eatery cashiers/counter associates for our Apple Barrel market. The ideal person can handle the register during busy times while assisting with basic setup and side work during slower times. We work hard but have fun while we are doing it.

  • Professionally interact with and assist customers
  • Work in a fast-paced environment
  • Stand for long periods of time
  • Be Dependable and possess a strong work ethic

The Apple Barrel is open 7 days a week from 9 am to 6 pm with shifts normally being from 4 to 8 hours.

Job Types: Part-time

COVID-19 considerations:
Lyman Orchards follows all State of CT and local health department guidelines with regards to COVID safety for our employees and our customers

Assistant Kitchen Manager

Lyman Orchards was founded in 1741 and has grown to include orchards, golf, retail, and entertainment on its 1,100 acres in Middlefield, CT. We are a great place to visit to enjoy the outdoors and spend time with your family.

Deli Cashier
Lyman Orchards is looking for an assistant kitchen manager for our Apple Barrel Market location. We make everything from scratch and are constantly changing our seasonal menus. We are looking for someone to help manage the staff while working side by side with the food and beverage manager in the kitchen.

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and traits:
• Strong work history
• very punctual and dependable
• 3 years kitchen experience plus supervisory experience
• strong communication skills
• creative
• experience in food costing
• can work as a team member while being a leader in stressful situations
• not afraid of hard work
• must be available weekends and holidays (excluding Xmas and Thanksgiving)

If this describes you then please apply.
Job Type: Full-time

COVID-19 considerations:
Lyman Orchards follows all State of CT and local health department guidelines with regards to COVID safety for our employees and our customers

Maintenance Worker

Lyman Orchards was founded in 1741 and has grown to include orchards, golf, retail and entertainment on its 1,100 acres in Middlefield, CT. We are a great place to visit to enjoy the outdoors and spend time with your family.

Maintenance Worker
This position is for a Maintenance Worker at our Lyman Orchards Apple Barrel Market. Our Maintenance Dept is responsible for keeping the Apple Barrel and its grounds clean and attractive.

The position is suitable for individuals that can:
• Professionally interact with and assist customers
• Work in a fast-paced environment
• Be detail-oriented and have problem-solving skills
• Be able to lift up to 40 lbs
• Stand for long periods of time
• Be Dependable and possess a strong work ethic
• Adhere to Lyman's high food and workplace safety standards

Our retail hours are 7 days a week from 9 am to 6 pm Monday thru Thursday and 9 am to 7 pm Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, with shifts, normally being for 4 to 6 hours. An ideal person is looking to work a few days a week, with weekend availability.
Job Type: Part-time

Lyman Orchards follows all State of CT and local health department guidelines with regards to COVID safety for our employees and our customers

Retail Bakery Counter Associate

The Lyman Farm, Inc. (d/b/a- Lyman Orchards) was founded in 1741 and is one of America’s oldest family-owned organizations. Over the past 278 years, our company has grown and expanded to become Connecticut’s 5th largest tourist attraction, including orchards, agritainment, 45 holes of golf, a retail store, and a wholesale bakery operation. We currently have an opening for a Retail Bakery Counter Person who will be responsible for working in our retail bakery operation located in our Apple Barrel Market.

If you enjoy being part of a great team and demonstrate a strong work ethic we want to talk to you.

RETAIL BAKERY COUNTER ASSOCIATE:
Reporting to the Retail Bakery Manager, you will provide quality products and exceptional service to our customers. Our bakery provides our guests with fresh baked goods, including Lyman’s award-winning pies, apple cider donuts, tea breads, muffins, cupcakes, breads, and pastries.

Role and Responsibilities:
The Retail Bakery Counter Person is an integral part of the Lyman Orchards experience. You will be preparing and serving a wide variety of bakery products to our B2C and B2B customers. The following are the responsibilities of this position:

Responsibilities:
• Perform all tasks expected of team members such as preparing and packaging items while controlling and maintaining freshness and superior quality.
• Proactively assisting customers and treating all fellow employees with care and respect
• Ensure impeccable merchandising and visual appearance of the department by keeping all displays visually attractive, product rotated, and replenished as needed. Assure all items are signed and priced correctly.
• Maintain a clean and safe work environment while upholding the highest standards of product quality in accordance with Lyman Orchards’ and the Health Department’s food safety and workplace safety regulations and guidelines.
• Proactively engage customers, promote product and sales, build customer relationships and provide outstanding customer service that encourages customer loyalty and adds value to the Lyman brand.
• Given the seasonal nature of our business, working weekends, holidays, and other prime times of the business calendar is imperative.
• Adhere to all department-related and company-related work rules and policies while upholding Lyman’s core ethical values.

Skills and Qualifications:
Candidates who apply for the Retail Bakery Counter Person position must possess the following skills
• Strong Customer Service skills and ability to interact with customers and co-workers
• Strong teamwork and diversity awareness and ability to recognize and welcome differences among people
• Meet physical demands required for the position including standing for 4-6 hours at a time
• Effective communication skills and ability to read, write and comprehend English (Spanish is a plus).
• Proficiency in working with a point of sale (POS) system used in the day-to-day operations of the department.

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary

Lyman Orchards follows all State of CT and local health department guidelines with regards to COVID safety for our employees and our customers

Cashier

Lyman Orchards was founded in 1741 and has grown to include orchards, golf, retail and entertainment on its 1,100 acres in Middlefield, CT. We are a great place to visit to enjoy the outdoors and spend time with your family.

Cashier
This position is for a Cashier/ Crew member at Lyman Orchard's Apple Barrel Farm Market. Our Cashier positions are an important part of our team. Cashier's primary jobs are to check people out at the register, but will also be required to Stock shelves, serve ice cream, answer questions and phone calls, clean, and provide exceptional customer service. For individuals over the age of 18, they can possibly be put on a shift to roast nuts and pack them into cones.
Lyman's is entering their busy season and are looking for people who enjoy working at a fast pace and working with people.

The ideal candidate can:
• Professionally interact with and assist customers
• Work in a fast-paced environment
• Be detail-oriented and have problem-solving skills
• Stand for long periods of time
• Be dependable and possess a strong work ethic
• Adhere to Lyman's high food and workplace safety standards
Our retail hours are 7 days a week from 9 am to 6 pm (7 pm Friday, Saturday, and Sunday through Labor Day), with shifts normally being for 4 to 8 hours.

Note we are hiring for seasonal, full, and part-time positions.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, seasonal

The Apple Barrel

OPEN YEAR ROUND
Monday-Thursday: 9:00AM-6:00PM
Friday-Sunday: 9:00AM-7:00PM

32 Reeds Gap Rd
Middlefield, CT 06455
Phone: 860-349-6000

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lyman golf

OPEN YEAR ROUND
Monday-Friday: 7:00AM-5:00PM
Saturday-Sunday: 7:00AM-5:00PM

700 Main Street
Middlefield, CT 06455
Phone: 860-349-6031

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Pick your own

OPEN DAILY
Monday-Sunday: 9:00AM - 4:30PM

105 South Street
Middlefield, CT 06455
Phone: 860-349-6015

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