About the Farm:
Crocus Hill Garden is a small, multi-site farm that grows and markets fresh vegetables to the Saskatoon community. We use no-till, ecological and regenerative farming practices. The majority of our produce is marketed through CSA (community supported agriculture) memberships, whereby produce is pre-sold at the beginning of the season and distributed on a weekly basis from June-October.
We are seeking 1 summer employee to assist with day-to-day operations at our Vansoy, SK farm site (30 minutes SW of Saskatoon). Tasks will include field prep, irrigation management, planting, weed management, harvesting, processing and distributing veggies. The employee will be working closely with the farm owner most of the time.
Duration and Schedule: This position starts in mid May and runs to the end of August. It will average 35 hrs/week, 4 days/week, likely Monday-Thursday. Specific schedule can be somewhat negotiable.
Eligibility: This position is partially funded by the government of Canada through a Canada Summer Jobs grant. Therefore, the applicant must:
*International students are not eligible. Recent immigrants are eligible if they are Canadian Citizens or permanent residents.
How to Apply:
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*This is an inclusive and welcoming workspace and we don’t tolerate harassment or discrimination.
Health and safety are very important to us. We provide basic first aid supplies, personal protective equipment and equipment training, and encourage staff and volunteers to alert us to potential workplace hazards as well as specific personal health and safety needs.
If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to email at firstname.lastname@example.org You can also visit our website crocushillgarden.com.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Apr 26 2021 ID: 59605