Position: Urban Farm Assistant Grower
Eligibility: 30 years or under, un-/underemployed (see below)
Organization: Backyard Edibles
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Who we are:
Backyard Edibles is Ottawa’s premier urban-farm. Embedded in the communities it feeds, our farm not only grows fresh, healthy produce but sows positive relationships between people around ideas of community, sustainability and land use.
Furthering its mission to integrate sustainable food systems into the urban environment, Backyard Edibles has introduced commercial vertical farming to the nation’s capital with our indoor grow-space in downtown Ottawa, where the focus is on intensive, year-round microgreen and edible flower production.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual to join our team for the 2019 season (April). The assistant grower will work alongside the farm team to help with all stages of production.
Duties & Responsibilities:
If you are an Indigenous youth applicant, you must be:
How to Apply?
Please send resume and cover letter to:
When applying, please indicate that you saw this posting at FoodWork.ca.
Grow food - work on organic farms, market gardens...
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Dec 31 2018 ID: 49971