Type: Full time / part time opportunities with room, board, and more (see below)
Duration: 6 months minimum with opportunity to grow into full time position
Local area farm is seeking people who are ready to immerse themselves in a full, hands-on experience on a diversified sustainable family farm.
About Green Valley Farms
We are a diversified fourth generation family farm run by the Greaves family. We are located on Penetanguishene Road (Hwy 93) between Barrie and Horseshoe Valley Road. Our business operations include 100 head grass-fed/pasture raised Black Angus Cattle, a 250 head Dairy Goat Herd, a Commercial Kitchen (meat pies, preserves, etc.), Smokehouse, a Farmhouse Shop and farm to table delivery.
General farm labourers and goat milkers
Cook, kitchen and farm shop
Work Schedule and Compensation
While hours will vary, one can expect to work approximately 20-60 hours/week.
We are seeking a minimum 6-month commitment. We provide competitive compensation which includes a weekly cash stipend, room and board (includes private room in shared century farmhouse, utilities, internet, laundry), discounts.
Want to live and work on a farm and expect that farm life is hard yet rewarding work you can love.
Are honest, hard-working and reliable
Are enthusiastic and have a can-do attitude
Able to follow direction well and work efficiently and independently
Are physically fit and comfortable with outdoor work and changing weather conditions
Possess excellent communication skills
Valid driver’s licence and a good sense of humour are great assets.
To apply send an e-mail with your experience, why your are interested in the position(s) and why you would make a great addition to our Team. Please send to Elaine at:
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FoodWork ID: 37586 Date posted to FoodWork.ca: Feb 10 2017