Position: Greenhouse Worker
Organization: The Stop Community Food Centre
Location: Toronto, Ontario
The Stop began over 30 years ago as one of North America’s first food banks, and has grown into a vibrant community centre, using food as a gateway to addressing many issues, including poverty, the environment, social isolation, and health in one of Toronto’s lowest-income neighbourhoods. The Stop’s mission is to increase access to healthy food in a manner that maintains dignity, builds community and challenges inequality.
The ideal candidate for this position will have experience growing plants within a variety of spaces such as community gardens, commercial, industrial, and retail greenhouses. The Green House Worker will report and be under the direct supervision of the Urban Agriculture Coordinator.
Greenhouse & Garden Maintenance:
Planning & Outreach:
Salary Range: $21.47 per hour
Regular Hours: 15 hours/week
Length of Contract: One year from start date with the possibility of extension
Please email a cover letter and resume by 5:00 pm Friday, January 24, 2020 to:
No telephone calls please. The Stop is committed to Employment Equity and encourages applications from equity-seeking groups. We regret that we will only contact those applicants selected for an interview.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jan 13 2020 ID: 55611