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Join the River Roots Team!
Hiring: Market Gardening & Apprentices
Org.: Richmond River Roots Market Garden
Location: River Bourgeois, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia
On-site living: Newly renovated, staff accommodations available if needed (private bedroom; shared bathroom, common room and kitchen) overlooking the stunning Atlantic ocean.
Richmond River Roots Market Garden Society is a social enterprise that grows great food, plants food knowledge and harvests community connections.
River Roots has three seasonal full-time market gardener positions in River Bourgeois, Cape Breton.
The Richmond River Market Garden sits on approximately three acres of land. The cultivated plots are scattered throughout the River Roots property. Community members participate in food workshops, lunches, teas and other activities in our on-site commercial kitchen and café.
River Roots practices:
Members of the River Roots Team will:
We are seeking team players who:
Responsibilities of all market gardeners
On-site living: Newly renovated, on-site staff accommodations are available if needed (private bedroom; shared bathroom, common room and kitchen) overlooking the stunning Atlantic ocean.
Market Gardener: 37.5 hrs/ wk; flexible hours; $20.00/hr
Market Gardener Apprentices: 37.5 hrs/wk: flexible hours; $16.00/hr
Employer: Richmond River Roots Market Garden Society
Address: 403 Church Point Rd, River Bourgeois, B0E 2X0 (company location and worksite)
Employees report to the Project Manager who will help to ensure all Richmond River Roots Market Garden employees and volunteers work together as a team.
Application deadline is Monday, April 3rd, 2023.
Please email Sherry Sampson at firstname.lastname@example.org with an expression of interest letter and resume.
Please indicate you saw this posting at FoodWork.
Interviews will be held virtually the week of April 11th.
Thank you to all who apply however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Mar 18 2023 ID: 67459