Glen Valley Organic Farm runs a Community Shared Agriculture (CSA) program, serving over 250 households in Vancouver and the Western Fraser Valley. We are seeking a part-time driver to help us with delivering our weekly harvest boxes.
Glen Valley Organic Farm is seeking a temporary, part-time driver to deliver our CSA Harvest Boxes. Interested in getting quality organic food out to families across the lower mainland? Read on!
Responsibilities include but may not be limited to:
What we have to offer:
Job Types: Temporary, Part-time
Hours to complete route: Approximately 11-15 hours/week
Salary: $20.00 per hour of work
More about our CSA Delivery for 2021:
For 23 weeks of each year our farm packs about 200 boxes of produce for delivery to subscribers in the Lower Mainland. These boxes are delivered over two days -- Wednesdays and Thursdays -- to 15 pick-up locations in Langley, Coquitlam, Burnaby, North Vancouver and Vancouver.
We pack our boxes in standard Rubbermaid totes. All boxes are clearly labeled and correspond to a packing list. Each box weighs between 10 and 25 lbs.
Approximately 50 deliveries on Wednesdays go to 5 locations in Langley, Coquitlam and New Westminster. Departing our farm at noon, the route is 98 km and the delivery time is approximately 4 hours.
An additional 150 boxes are delivered on Thursdays, going to 10 locations in Burnaby, North Vancouver and Vancouver. Departing from our farm at 9:00 a.m. the route is 157 km and the delivery time is approximately 7 hours.
Each route distance and timing includes returning empty bins to the farm at the end of the day.
Our 2021 deliveries are scheduled as follows:
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Apr 26 2021 ID: 59606