FARM JOB: Blueberry Packing Line, Ruby Red Farms, North Saanich BC

Posted by Darcy Smith on May 25, 2017

Ruby Red Certified Organic Blueberry Farm

Packing Line Staff – Organic Blueberry Farm

Ruby Red Farms is hiring staff for its blueberry packing line. Work includes inspection of berries, packing of pint blueberries and packing of bulk berries in 5 and 10 pound boxes. This job requires a sustained effort of repetitive tasks. The environment is friendly and sociable.

Child Eating Blueberries from Ruby Red Farm

The packing house will run 3 to 4 shifts per week. Additional shifts might be required during peak times. Both full and part time positions are available. Preference is given to candidates looking for full time work for 3 or 4 days per week. In the early and late part of the season, there may be fewer shifts. Part time staff must commit to working a full shift for specific days of the week. Work day will start at 8:45 a.m. The farm is located in Deep Cove, North Saanich. We pick up at the bus stop at the McTavish Park and Ride near Sidney on the Pat Bay Highway for those that take a bus to work. Work days vary from 6 to 10 hours depending on picking conditions.

View of Ruby Red Farm

More information on Ruby Red Farms can be found at We are passionate about delivering delicious organic blueberries from our farm to our customers’ tables. Join our team this harvest season.

A map of our farm is on our website at

The job starts around mid to late July and runs 7-8 weeks. Rate of pay is $12.00 per hour. Higher pay rate available for experienced staff.

There is no available time off during the harvest season so please apply only if you are able to work for the full duration of the season.

Please email resume and availability to

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