Position: Fermentation assistant and delivery driver
Company: Marley loves your guts!
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Marley loves your guts is Ottawa’s probiotic local food subscription box. We make small batch artisanal ferments and probiotic sodas throughout the growing season (June to December) and deliver them to our subscribers once a month. Our ferments are inspired seasonally and we buy our produce from local farms and vendors whenever possible.
We believe that our gut health is essential to our mental heath and overall wellbeing and therefore we love teaching people how to make their own fermented foods as well! We offer workshops, DIY videos and classes on gut health and making your own ferments.
We are a social enterprise, helping to reduce local food waste by offering our local farmers a market for ugly veggies and an on-call gleaning service. We love buying veggies that aren't the prettiest and when possible we will even drive to the farm and harvest them ourselves if the farmer is busy. In this way we use veggies that would otherwise be wasted and we support our farmers by reducing their workload.
Assistant fermentor and delivery driver
We are hiring a part time employee for the 2019 season (June to Dec 2019) to assist with a variety of our business operations. Your main responsibilities will be to assist Marley with the harvesting, fermenting and delivering of subscription boxes. This is a physical job and you must possess a valid drivers license (if you have your own vehicle: awesome!) to be able to visit farms and deliver subscription boxes.
The position is occasional/part time and we will require approximately 30-50 hours a month from June 2019 to Dec 2019. We are offering 18$ an hour as well as a SUBSCRIPTION BOX for the 2019 season.
As well as financial compensation and jars of delicious ferments, this job is an opportunity to learn about:
Please apply by sending an email (or video) about yourself, what’s most alive for you these days and what resonates with you about this job, to:
Please reach out as well if you have any questions, we would love to hear from you!
You can find us online at: http://www.marleylovesyourguts.com
phone: 647 676 8424
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: May 1 2019 ID: 53363