Patchwork Gardens – Organic Vegetable Farm
Patchwork Gardens is a certified organic 16 acre vegetable and herb farm, growing food for Kingston and Ottawa area grocers, CSA and restaurants.
Terms of Employment:
Patchwork Gardens is seeking individuals who are hard-working, self-motivated, interested in good food, are able to lift and carry 40+lbs, prepared to work in all weather conditions, and work well with others in a team environment.
At Patchwork Gardens the successful candidate will learn how an organic vegetable farm operates. Responsibilities would include harvesting/seeding/planting/packing vegetables and other farm related activities.
Working at Patchwork you will need: protective sun clothing, rain gear, transportation to and from farm (car-pooling may be possible)
Some work at Patchwork Gardens is physically demanding such as weeding/transplanting; a great way to enjoy the outdoors in the summer (some have called it the “Patchworkout”).
Apply with Resume, cover letter and 2 references to:
The cover letter should include what your interest is in working at Patchwork Gardens. Ie. What relevant skills / experiences / passions do you have? What draws you to this kind of work? What your interests, sports, and activities you pursue. Why would you be a good candidate to work on an organic vegetable farm? Where do you see yourself heading in the future?
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FoodWork ID: 43709 Date posted to FoodWork.ca: Jan 20 2018