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INTERNSHIP: LOWER MAINLAND, BC – Honey bee biology intern

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 07, 2022

The BC Honey Producers Association’s Tech Transfer Program is seeking a Honey bee biology intern for the 2022 season! Organization Legal name: British Columbia Honey Producers Association Branch: Technology Transfer Program Address: PO Box 5594, Victoria, BC V8R 6S4 Email: info@ttp-bchpa.ca Position title: Internship – honey bee health Project: Investigating pest and diseases of the honey bee Type of position: full time (38 h/w) Gross hourly rate: CAD$17/h (no accommodations provided) Gross overall salary: CAD$15,504 Anticipated start: May 2, 2022 Hours of work: flexible daily and weekly schedule to suit the project needs and weather conditions. Working on weekends may … Continue reading INTERNSHIP: LOWER MAINLAND, BC – Honey bee biology intern

FARM JOB: Armstrong, BC – The Okanagan Honey Company, Beekeepers Apprentice

Posted by Michalina Hunter on February 15, 2022

The Okanagan Honey Company in Armstrong, BC is seeking a Beekeepers Apprentice! ABOUT The Okanagan Honey Company We are a small bee breeding and honey farm 3 minutes north of the town of Armstrong in the North Okanagan Valley. We produce nuclei and queens for sale within western Canada, pollinate crops, and produce a sweet dry high quality Okanagan honey. Our bees reside at multiple locations throughout the valley with amazing landowners and beautiful backdrops. It is our desire to increase the resiliency of Canadian beekeepers and farmers, with respect to the beekeeping industry. Currently Canada is highly dependant on … Continue reading FARM JOB: Armstrong, BC – The Okanagan Honey Company, Beekeepers Apprentice

FARM JOB: BC – BC Honey Producers Association, Administrator

Posted by Michalina Hunter on July 06, 2021

The BC Honey Producers Association is seeking to hire an Administrator! Scope and Level Definition: Part time position, operating from a home office, performing administrative support functions for the B.C. Honey Producers Association and its Technology Transfer Program, including report generation, bookkeeping, payroll, general word processing, data entry. Functions and Responsibilities Performs reception and email duties for the program, receiving and relaying messages, and responding to email and telephone inquiries. Reports to the Tech Transfer Lead and BCHPA executive. Performs general word processing and data entry functions such as inputting information into relevant computer systems, maintaining relevant registers, and typing … Continue reading FARM JOB: BC – BC Honey Producers Association, Administrator

FARM JOB: BC – BC Honey Producers Association, Tech Transfer Lead

Posted by Michalina Hunter on June 08, 2021

The BC Honey Producers Association is seeking to hire a Tech Transfer Lead! Lead Position Description BC Honey Producers Association is initiating a multi-year Technology Transfer Program to benefit the bee industry of the province. We are seeking someone to lead the effort, starting this summer. This lead will have and maintain knowledge of bee industry challenges and potential solutions, and as directed by a steering committee, will pursue and implement appropriate solutions in fields which may include Integrated Management of bee pests and diseases, advancements in queen rearing, increased success in winter survival of colonies, develop training and BMPs … Continue reading FARM JOB: BC – BC Honey Producers Association, Tech Transfer Lead

FARM JOB: ARMSTRONG, BC – Beekeeper’s Helper/Labourer, Wild Antho

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 29, 2019

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Wild Antho in Armstrong, BC is hiring a Beekeeper’s Helper/Labourer! About Wild Antho We are an apiary located in Armstrong, BC, with bee yards on our farm and peppered throughout Spallumcheen. We produce nucleus hives and raise queen bees for sale, pollinate orchards, and of course make honey! At Wild Antho our values are: Hive Mentality: Using each unique team strength to connect to community Bee better: Making ethical, honest, considered choices Au Naturel: Green harnessing of nature’s power Industry Queens: Leaders with superior products and practices Close to Home: Upholding the family legacy with a local focus1 Our mission is … Continue reading FARM JOB: ARMSTRONG, BC – Beekeeper’s Helper/Labourer, Wild Antho

Job Filled: FARM JOB: CALGARY, AB – ABC Bees, Summer Beekeeper and Queen Breeding Manager

Posted by Michalina Hunter on March 13, 2019 2 Comments

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ABC Bees in Calgary, AB is seeking a Summer Beekeeper and Queen Breeding Manager for the 2019 season! About ABC Bees Apiaries and Bees for Communities (ABC Bees) is the leading educator and innovator in apiculture in Alberta since 2010. Currently “there is disparity between the Canadian demand for queens and our breeding industry’s current capacity to meet the required quantity and timing. Educating beekeepers on the value and availability of local queens is a key challenge.” (Bixby, Guarna, Hoover, Pernal, 2018, p. 22). With the IRAP funding, we plan to take our current breeding practices and develop an easy to follow field … Continue reading Job Filled: FARM JOB: CALGARY, AB – ABC Bees, Summer Beekeeper and Queen Breeding Manager