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Position: City Director (Vancouver)
Organization: Alvéole
Location: Vancouver, BC

You’re extremely organized but dying to get out of the office? You can communicate clearly and efficiently and love to be hands-on? Want to be part of a movement? Looking for a challenge? Alvéole is hiring a new Director to manage all of our operations in Vancouver in 2019.

Tasks:

  • Oversee startup logistics, including warehouse rental, vehicle purchases, renovations, and equipment acquisition
  • Hire, manage, train, and support a team of beekeepers in Vancouver
  • Oversee a beekeeping operation of over 100 hives, including rooftop installation of new hives, routine maintenance schedules, pest and parasite control, and seasonal honey extractors
  • Build relationships with individuals, schools, businesses and other organisations throughout their first beekeeping season
  • Implement standard operating procedures to ensure quality service, practices, and client experience
  • Propose beekeeping projects to potential new clients as part of Alvéole’s sales team
  • Participate in a two-week beekeeping training program outside the city
  • Be the link between Vancouver and all other cities where Alvéole operates

The ideal candidate has the following:

  • Driver's license
  • Thorough knowledge of the city
  • Passion for teaching and customer service
  • Knowledge of beekeeping principles
  • Desire to learn about urban beekeeping practices
  • Resourcefulness and entrepreneurial chops
  • Availability for two weeks of intensive training outside the city
  • Availability as of March 2019

How to apply:

To apply, please send your cv as well as a response to the three following questions to cv@alveole.buzz (please make the job title the email subject):

  • Which companies do you admire?
  • Why would you like to work for Alvéole?
  • How would your best friend describe you?

Deadline to apply: January 23rd, 2019

When applying, please indicate that you saw this posting at FoodWork.ca.
 

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Jan 14 2019    ID: 50166