All posts by Taina Uitto

We’re Hiring! National Policy Coordinator

Posted by Taina Uitto on May 01, 2024

Young Agrarians is hiring a National Policy Coordinator! Location:  Remote office in Canada, with a preference for a bilingual Ontario or Quebec based lead. Please indicate where you live on your application. Deadline for Applications: End of day May 20th, 2024. This position will start when we find the right candidate. The National Policy Coordinator will play a crucial facilitation role in convening to advance policies and programming to support new and young farmers in Canada.   The ideal candidate has experience in building reports and public communication materials, as well as convening stakeholders online and through in-person events towards common … Continue reading We’re Hiring! National Policy Coordinator

We’re Hiring! E-Learning & Website Support

Posted by Taina Uitto on April 10, 2024

Young Agrarians is hiring for an E-Learning and Website Support role. Location: Remote office in Western Canada (British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan or Manitoba). Please indicate where you live on your application. Deadline for Applications: 5pm PST, April 28, 2024. This position will start when we find the right candidate. Are websites and content management your jam? Are you a person that gets joy from finding creative ways to design online learning materials? Would you consider yourself a computer-savvy, process-oriented person who can’t wait to check things off of your to-do list? If you have this magic mix of skills then … Continue reading We’re Hiring! E-Learning & Website Support

We’re Hiring! Land Matcher – Okanagan, B.C.

Posted by Taina Uitto on March 21, 2024

Young Agrarians is hiring a full-time Okanagan-Thompson Land Matcher! Location: Okanagan-Thompson. Candidates must be located within the region. Please indicate where you live on your application. Deadline for Applications: May 1, 2024 at 5pm PST.  Do you thrive working with people from diverse walks of life? Are you a networker and connector? Do you love checking things off your to-do list? If you’ve got that magic matchmaker quality – equal parts people skills, passion for local food systems, and computer-savvy project manager – we’d love to hear from you.  Our current land matcher is moving into a new role on … Continue reading We’re Hiring! Land Matcher – Okanagan, B.C.

Position Filled! B.C. Program Manager

Posted by Taina Uitto on December 22, 2023

Location: Remote office in British Columbia. Please indicate where in BC you live on your application. Deadline for Applications: January 31, 2023. This position will start when we find the right candidate. Are you excited about growing the next generation of farmers in British Columbia? Are you a person that loves working with farmers, growing networks and supporting staff teams to reach their goals? If you have this magic mix of skills then we would love to hear from you! JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY We are seeking a dynamic individual to lead the coordination and development of Young Agrarians Grow-a-Farmer Strategy … Continue reading Position Filled! B.C. Program Manager

We’re hiring! Business Mentorship Network Coordinator: Manitoba

Posted by Taina Uitto on December 21, 2023

Location:  Remote office in Manitoba. Please indicate where you live on your application. Deadline for Applications:  This position will begin once we find the right candidate. Are you a detail-oriented spreadsheet whiz who thinks in numbers, and dreams in pastures? Do you love connecting people to each other for learning and growth? If so, you might just be our next BMN Coordinator! JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY We are seeking an experienced project manager capable of taking a leadership role to support farm viability for new and young farmers in Manitoba.  The primary focus of this position is to coordinate Business Mentorships. … Continue reading We’re hiring! Business Mentorship Network Coordinator: Manitoba

Filled! Manitoba and Apprenticeship Program Manager

Posted by Taina Uitto on November 15, 2023

Location:  Remote office within Manitoba.  Please indicate where in Manitoba you live on your application. Deadline for Applications:  December 15th, 2023. This position will start when we find the right candidate. Are you excited about growing the next generation of farmers in Manitoba? Are you a person that loves building new projects in the not-for-profit space including fundraising? Do you get joy from learning about needs and opportunities and strategizing to address them? Are you driven by achieving goals and meeting deliverables? If you have this magic mix of skills then we would love to hear from you! JOB DESCRIPTION … Continue reading Filled! Manitoba and Apprenticeship Program Manager

Position Filled! B.C. Land Matching Program Manager

Posted by Taina Uitto on November 10, 2023

Location:  Remote office within B.C.  Please indicate where you live on your application. Deadline for Applications:  December 31st, 2023. This position will start when we find the right candidate. You are passionate about supporting the next generation of farmers to get on the land. You can navigate the complexities of human relationships and their intersections with the on-the-ground realities of food systems and regulatory frameworks. You love nurturing your team to achieve the mission! We are seeking someone who is process-oriented, has excellent communication and project management skills, enjoys working on a computer as well as building relationships, and understands … Continue reading Position Filled! B.C. Land Matching Program Manager

Position Filled! National Programs and Operations Director

Posted by Taina Uitto on October 19, 2023 2 Comments

Location:  Remote office  within Canada.  Preferably Western Canada. Please indicate where you live on your application. Deadline for Applications:  December 31st, 2023. This position will start when we find the right candidate. Leadership is your jam! Supporting a team to grow impact is your North Star! Helping to scale-up an organization is a fit for your skills and passion.  You can oversee, lead, and support teams through project delivery. You trust your staff to be the knowledge keepers and know how to cultivate a respectful, supportive, and inclusive workplace with emotional intelligence. You are a systems thinker who can identify, … Continue reading Position Filled! National Programs and Operations Director

Position Filled! Manitoba Apprenticeship Program Coordinator

Posted by Taina Uitto on October 13, 2023

Young Agrarians is hiring an Apprenticeship Program Coordinator in Manitoba- Maternity Leave Coverage Location:  Remote office in Manitoba. Please indicate where you live on your application. Deadline for Applications:   Thursday, November 02, 2023. The ideal start date for this position is early November 2023. Do you thrive working with people from diverse walks of life? Are you a person that loves to help others learn and grow? Would you consider yourself a whiz at growing relationships? If you have this magic mix of skills then we would love to hear from you. JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY Support the coordination and development … Continue reading Position Filled! Manitoba Apprenticeship Program Coordinator

Position filled! Program Manager – Saskatchewan

Posted by Taina Uitto on May 25, 2023 2 Comments

Young Agrarians is hiring a Saskatchewan Program Manager. Location:  Remote office in Saskatchewan. Please indicate where you live on your application. Deadline for Applications: This position will start when we find the right candidate. Are you excited about growing the next generation of farmers in Saskatchewan? Are you a person that loves building new projects in the not-for-profit space including fundraising? Do you get joy from learning about needs and opportunities and strategizing to address them? Are you driven by achieving goals and meeting deliverables? If you have this magic mix of skills then we would love to hear from … Continue reading Position filled! Program Manager – Saskatchewan