FARM JOBS: Cawston, BC – Back Achers Organics/Twisted Hills Craft Cider, Farm Worker & Cider Tasting Room Associate

Posted by Michalina Hunter on March 05, 2021 1 Comment

Back Achers Organics/Twisted Hills Craft Cider in Cawston, BC is seeking an Organic Farm Worker and a Cider Tasting Room Associate for the 2021 season!

ABOUT Back Achers Organics/Twisted Hills Craft Cider

Back Achers Organics is comprised of 17 acres of mixed tree fruits in Cawston BC. In conjunction with our farm Back Achers we operate our cidery Twisted Hills.

Our farm and cidery are both certified organic by PACS and we are proud stewards of our land.

DESIRED QUALITIES

As we prepare for a upcoming 2021 season, we look forward to adding a couple of friendly and knowledgeable new members to the orchard and our estate cidery tasting room. A great environment for a young couple or a couple of friends!

We are looking for two part to full time employees. One position to help out in the orchard with the other position being a flex position between the orchard and the cidery tasting room.

JOB TASKS

On the orchard side the key responsibilities will include but are not limited to blossom thinning, fruit picking and fruit processing. Fruit picking experience is a bonus. Due to the nature of the hot weather in the summer, early mornings in the orchard with afternoons off are likely.

The cidery side will involve education for our guests with an orchard to glass experience during tastings and all tasks associated with working in a tasting room environment. Serving It Right is a required along with being over 19. Availability for weekends and holidays are a must with some flexibility. The cidery also has bonus perks of opportunity for tips, cider allowance and staff preferred pricing on cider.

Preference is for an employee for the orchard with a flex employee position between the tasting room and orchard though both positions can include cellar work such as canning, bottling and pasteurizing packaged cider.

JOB DETAILS

Term: These two positions are seasonal from Mid May to October 2021

Hours per week: A work week will be between 20-40 hours per week per employee.

Wage: Hourly wage will start at $15.50/hour. If candidates are experienced hourly wage can be re-assessed.

TO APPLY

Please provide a resume to cider@twistedhills.ca. Cover letter not necessary.

Deadline to apply: April 15 2021

When applying, please mention you saw this posting at youngagrarians.org

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1 thought on “FARM JOBS: Cawston, BC – Back Achers Organics/Twisted Hills Craft Cider, Farm Worker & Cider Tasting Room Associate

  1. I applied ro a couple of Cawsten Farms as a mire emotionally mature, fit mom with twin Lab’s seeking a part time position. Plus long term housing in or near Nature. Safe. Spacious. A conscious community, bonus! Thank you

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