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FARM JOB: PENDER ISLAND, BC — Twin Island Cider, Cidery Assistant

Posted by Moss Dance on August 01, 2017

Twin Island Cider

Got farming experience and a passion for making craft cider? This cidery assistant job opportunity at Twin Island Cider may be for you! About Twin Island Cider We are a small, farm-based cidery in our second year of operation. We harvest from old orchards and backyards around Pender Island and press the fruit throughout the fall using a traditional rack and cloth press. Natural fermentation is our speciality, and we work full circle with the seasons: pruning and bottling in the winter, selling through our tasting room and local farmers market in the summer, harvesting and pressing in the fall, … Continue reading FARM JOB: PENDER ISLAND, BC — Twin Island Cider, Cidery Assistant

JOB: Kamsack, SK – Legend Organic Farms Farm Manager

Posted by Dana Penrice on July 19, 2017

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Job posting for Legend Organic Farms Inc., Farm Manager Position: Farm Manager, small grains and oilseed farm (4,600 acres) Location: Near Kamsack, East Saskatchewan, Canada Position Details: Full time, Permanent Reports To: Organic Program Manager, Nature’s Path Foods Inc. About the Farm: Legend Organic Farms Inc., was created by Nature’s Path Foods, (The world’s largest Certified Organic breakfast cereal brand and manufacturer) in order to be proactively involved with ensuring adequate land is transitioned to organic to meet increasing demand for organic finished products. Nature’s Path sources much of its organic grains like oats, wheat, heritage grains, hemp, legumes and flax … Continue reading JOB: Kamsack, SK – Legend Organic Farms Farm Manager

JOB: 5 Full-Time Positions Open at Wild Flight Farm, Mara, BC

Posted by Emily Jubenvill on March 27, 2017

Harvesting and bunching radishes.

Position: Organic Market Garden Grower/Packer Duration: Late April to early November 2017 Must be able to commit to working full-time to the end of October. Description: The work varies from week to week but will include transplanting, weeding, harvesting, and preparation of produce for market. Experience is an asset but we are happy to train people with a positive attitude who are keen to learn new skills. This work is best suited for people who are: physically fit enjoy working outdoors are comfortable bending down and kneeling for extended periods of time are alright getting their hands dirty enjoy working as part of a … Continue reading JOB: 5 Full-Time Positions Open at Wild Flight Farm, Mara, BC

JOB: Vancouver, BC – Xmas Tree Lot Manager, Assistant Manager & Assistants

Posted by Moss Dance on October 17, 2016

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Aunt Leah’s Tree Lots is hiring a seasonal Christmas Tree Lot Manager, Assistant Manager, & Tree Lot Assistants in Vancouver, BC. As a social enterprise Aunt Leah’s Tree Lots have been raising money to fund programs for over 25 years that helps prevent youth in foster care from becoming homeless. Aunt Leah’s is currently recruiting for Tree Lot Managers, Assistant Managers, Tree Lot Assistants and Drivers for this Christmas Season. These are contract positions at established Christmas tree Lots in Vancouver, Burnaby, Port Coquitlam, North Vancouver and New Westminster. The Tree Lot Managers are responsible for the overall operations of … Continue reading JOB: Vancouver, BC – Xmas Tree Lot Manager, Assistant Manager & Assistants

JOB: Marketing Position, Islands Organic Producers Association – CLOSED

Posted by Moss Dance on July 01, 2016

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IOPA is no longer accepting applications for this position. Islands Organic Producers Association (IOPA) has posted a new marketing position for Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands region. About IOPA The Islands Organic Producers Association is a community of island farmers committed to organic agriculture. IOPA was founded in 1990 as a non-profit association and is a Society incorporated under the British Columbia Society Act as well as an organic Certifying Body accredited by the Certified Organic Associations of British Columbia (COABC). IOPA’s central mandate is threefold: to assist in the development of certified organic farming in this bioregion; to administer a … Continue reading JOB: Marketing Position, Islands Organic Producers Association – CLOSED

JOB: Event Coordinator for COABC Conference 2017

Posted by Moss Dance on June 03, 2016

Seed Exchange

Event Coordinator Contract for COABC Conference 2017 The Certified Organic Associations of BC (COABC) is seeking to contract an experienced event coordinator to work closely with a committee to plan and host a three day conference in Nanaimo, BC in February 2017. The COABC Conference provides educational and networking opportunities for new and established organic operators, as well as those keen to learn more about the world of organic farming. The Contractor shall be responsible for: Administration, Finances and Communication: Scheduling and attending teleconference meetings with the Conference Team Budget preparation and record keeping to ensure conference remains within budget … Continue reading JOB: Event Coordinator for COABC Conference 2017

POSITION FILLED: Full-Time Farm Employee Position, West Enderby Farm, Enderby

Posted by Michelle Tsutsumi on April 08, 2016

West Enderby Farm

** This position has been filled (April 27, 2016) ** West Enderby Farm is looking for a full-time employee from Mid-May to the end of December 2016. This is an opportunity to take on varied crop production and record-keeping responsibilities. We are a certified organic farm located on the edge of the small town of Enderby, in the beautiful North Okanagan. We grow carrots, beets, cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli and onions for local retailers and wholesale customers. The farm is owned and managed by Paddy Doherty and Elaine Spearing, both experienced organic growers. This is a key position, working alongside us … Continue reading POSITION FILLED: Full-Time Farm Employee Position, West Enderby Farm, Enderby

JOB: Farmer Position at the Clubhouse Farm, Kelowna, BC

Posted by Michelle Tsutsumi on April 05, 2016

Morganne and the chicken at Clubhouse Farm, Kelowna.

Clubhouse Farmer Position: The Clubhouse Farm is seeking a candidate with farming experience to join our team for the 2016 growing season. This unique and exciting farm and nature based summer program for children provides a platform for childcare and education, a source of local produce, and support for local ecosystems and biodiversity. Please review the eligibility criteria before submitting your application. Start Date: May 2, 2016 Position Responsibilities and Details: Managing volunteer labour groups – sometimes weekly, groups of 10 to 30 volunteers. Production tasks – seeding, transplanting, trellising, pruning, thinning, irrigating, managing pests, weeding, harvesting, etc. Egg production … Continue reading JOB: Farmer Position at the Clubhouse Farm, Kelowna, BC

JOB: Farm Manager Position at Tree to Me, Keremeos

Posted by Michelle Tsutsumi on March 16, 2016 1 Comment

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Tree To Me is a new organic farm operation that has a farm market, coffee shop, bakery and bed and breakfast. The company requires a full time Farm Manager. This is a career position with the opportunity for equity ownership in the business. The current farm operation includes tree fruits, perennial vegetables and berries, annual vegetables and a greenhouse operation. Along with increasing production in these areas, additional farming activities will be added in the future. The successful candidate will have both academic and practical farm experience, an aptitude for equipment and building maintenance and be capable of functioning within … Continue reading JOB: Farm Manager Position at Tree to Me, Keremeos