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Positions: Serving & Bartending
Hours: full-time & part-time positions, seasonal
Organization: South Pond Farms 
 Pontypool, Ontario (between Oshawa & Peterborough)

South Pond Farms is a 60-acre farm and special events venue located in the Kawartha Lakes of Ontario. We are dedicated to delivering authentic country experiences, weddings, corporate events, workshops and delicious farm-to-table suppers using food and flowers grown on the land. For a glimpse at some of the events and activities we do you can check out our series on Netflix titles Taste of the Country.

We are looking for competent servers and bartenders to serve food/drink and tend to guests to maintain and enhance the quality of service we at South Pond strive to provide. Servers work in close collaboration with one another under the supervision of our Head Server, Head Cook and Front of House Manager. We are looking for part-time servers for our events season (May – end of September). Part-time and full-time positions available, must be available Wednesday - Sunday most weeks.

Duties include: Tending to guests, serving, clearing, setting tables, set up and take down of events, folding linens, polishing cutlery and glassware, other event related tasks.


  • Proven restaurant or serving experience
  • Smart Serve Certification
  • Valid driver’s license or reliable transportation to and from the farm, including late hours
  • Food Handlers Certification an asset

Applicants must be able to work well on a team as well as working independently with minimal supervision and take direction. Servers must be able to identify tasks that need doing and take initiative. Necessary skills include customer service, problem solving and decision making. Applicants must be responsible and trustworthy with a willingness to learn. Servers must be willing to complete all tasks that contribute to the success of events at the farm. The work may require some heavy lifting so some physical fitness is required.

How to apply — please email:
with a cover letter and resume. Please include the job title you are applying for in the subject line.

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Mar 4 2019    ID: 51802