FARM JOB: Winlaw, BC – Ravine Creek Farm, Field Crew

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on February 21, 2024

Ravine Creek Farm in Winlaw, BC is seeking a Field Crew!

ABOUT Ravine Creek Farm

In operation since 2010, Ravine Creek Farm is a 3 acre, certified organic market vegetable farm located in the Slocan Valley, BC. We sell our produce at the Nelson, BC Farmer’s Market, at our farmstand, and our CSA program serving 30 members. Our farm is Certified Organic and in 2019 we began the transition to no-till. Since then we have transitioned our entire production in no-till. We grow 1.5 acres of vegetables and 1.5 acres of grass hay. We are passionate farmers who love what we do and are excited to share our knowledge with others as well as creating a strong sense of community both within our farm team and beyond into the greater community.  Our business is committed to ensuring a safe and positive work environment for all team members.


Ideally, you have previous related experience – (e.g. farming, landscaping, tree planting, working in a produce department etc.) but most importantly, you are enthusiastic about organic farming. You can lead by example; you can hustle; you are passionate about great quality, local food; you thrive in a process-orientated, fast-paced environment. You have strong organizational skills and have the ability to multitask. You like to work hard and get the job done, but you also recognize the need for balance in your life.

You are tuned into the small stuff: quality, detail and efficiency. You enjoy being part of a team and can communicate effectively with team members. You must have a wide tolerance of diverse physical conditions, our farming season stretches from the cold of early spring though the heat of summer and on into the wet and cold of fall. Work days involve plenty of walking, lifting, bending and squatting.


Field Hands:

  • Some related experience or demonstrated interest in farming

All positions:

  • Strong communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to work fast-paced and flexible for changing needs
  • Proficiency in basic veggie math (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division)
  • Open-minded, inclusive, and respectful.
  • Ability to give and take constructive feedback in a supervisory role
  • Ability to work independently with various levels of supervision
  • Physically capable of carrying out tasks that require the ability to bend for long periods of time, lift up to 20Kg.
  • Ability to commit to a flexible work schedule with some extended hours and weekend work.
  • Must be able to work outdoors in all seasons and in all weather conditions.



2-3 positions available. Field Crew members will be involved in seeding, planting, irrigating, weeding, pruning & trellising, harvesting, cleaning & packing a wide variety of crops, and helping keep accurate farm records.

Term: Ideally, we’re looking for two people to work from the start of May to the end of October, and one person to work from the start of June to the end of August. Some flexibility is available for the right fit.

Hours per week: Part time approx. 20 hrs/week

Wage: Starting at $19/hour


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