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LOWER MAINLAND JOBS

Positions: Farm hand
Organization: Black Table Farm
Location: Aldergrove/ Langley, BC
Eligibility: 30 or younger

We are looking for a couple of dedicated people to join our team to help with our field production and restaurant deliveries.

The successful candidates will be highly involved in daily and weekly harvests. They will also have roles in maintaining field crops, weeding, post-harvest processing, packing orders, and seasonal field tasks.

Ideal Candidate:

Looking for an energetic worker who has a passion for agriculture with some previous vegetable farming experience.

The Job

Key Responsibilities

  • Weeding with tools and hands
  • Harvesting, cleaning, bunching, and washing vegetables for cold storage
  • Tending to and harvesting of greenhouse crops

Qualifications

  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work well in both a team environment and independently.
  • Skilled at relationship building
  • Strong prioritizing and time management skills.
  • Preferably at least one season of production based, vegetable farm experience
  • Valid driver's license and access to a vehicle
  • Takes initiative and is committed to improving processes.
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions
  • Physically capable of carrying out tasks that require the ability to bend for long periods of time, lift up to 20Kg.
  • Canadian Citizen, Permanent Resident or Refugee and between the ages of 15 and 30 (Canada Summer Jobs requirements)

Position Details

  • Full-time and part-time positions available

Work schedule

  • Full time: 40 to 45 hours/week
  • Part-time: 15-30 hours/week

Compensation – based on previous farm experience, in the range of $15.20 - $20.00 per hour

Please note there is no on-farm housing available.

To Apply

Please email your cover letter and resume to Suho at info@blacktablefarm.com

Please indicate you saw this posting at FoodWork.

Only applicants that are currently legally able to work in Canada need to apply.


 

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Sep 3 2021    ID: 61243