JOB: SURREY, BC – Hancock Nature Farms, General Farm Hand & Labourer

Posted by Moss Dance on April 19, 2018

Rare bird at Hancock Nature Farms

Hancock House Publishers & The Hancock Nature Farms are needing a part-time general labourer to help with weekly maintenance, organizing, cleanup and construction on as needed basis. Hours are flexible to fit pre-existing schedules, in return, we simply request that your schedule is predictable.


We operate a small 5 acre publishing company and farm operation/ wildlife center. We strive to operate a low impact, sustainable farm operation in the Hazelmere valley.

Rare bird at Hancock Nature Farms


Required Skills & Experience include:

  • Experience in construction, framing or other related work
  • Experience running tractors, forklifts or other heavy machinery
  • Must be able to lift 60lbs
  • Must be self-motivated, trustworthy and independent
  • Previous farm experience would be considered an asset
  • Familiarity with wildlife or farm animals would be considered an asset
  • Tools will be provided however, someone with personal tools will be considered an asset
  • Must have a personal vehicle
  • Must not smoke
  • Must have a clean criminal record

Pond view at Hancock Nature Farms


Duties include:

  • helping feed & look after various birds, chickens and goats
  • helping with other farm related activities
  • helping with the general property cleanup and ongoing maintenance
  • helping with yard work and landscaping
  • helping with small construction and renovation needs
  • helping with various publishing needs (ie: organizing books, pallets, etc.)
  • helping with general repairs


Start date: Immediately for the right candidate

Weekly Hours: Between 10-25hrs/week

Wage: Pay rate will be $15-$17 dependent upon experience with a 3-month probationary period.

Rare bird at Hancock Nature Farms


Please summarize your relevant skills and experience and provide a resume if you decide to contact us. Please also be prepared to provide 3 references. Email submissions without descriptions and resume’s will not be responded to.

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