Forward to a friend Tweet this Share this on Facebook Share:

Home | Job Postings | Grow Food

VANCOUVER LOCAL FOOD & FARMING

Volunteer Positions: Farmers Market & Farm
Organization: KPU Farm Schools - Tsawwassen First Nation Farm School
Location: Tsawwassen/Delta, Metro Vancouver BC

The Tsawwassen First Nation Farm School is looking for volunteers to help on the farm and at their farmer’s markets. We are looking for volunteers that can ideally commit to a minimum of 1 shift per week for consistency. But if that isn't doable for you please just let us know and we will do our best to accommodate. See below for all the details.


Farm Shift Details:

  • Arrive at the farm 15 minutes prior to your shift start time.
  • Dress appropriately for the weather and work + bring rain gear with you for processing the veggies.
  • Bring your own food.
  • More details and training to be provided at the start of your first shift.

Monday Farm Work Shift:

  • Shift is from 12:00-2:30pm
  • Monday, June 20th - 12:00-2:30pm

Tuesday Harvest Shift:

  • Shift is from 7:30am-3pm
  • Tuesday, June 21st - 7:30am-3:00pm

Market Shifts:

  • Shift start time is 1.5 hours prior to the market’s start time. Your shift ends 1 hour after market ends (or until tear town is complete)
  • Your main roles and responsibilities will be to assist with, set up of the market booth (tables, tents, displaying food), maintaining stocked tables throughout the market, cashing out customers, assisting CSA customers, and helping with tear down at the end of the market.

Farmers Markets we need assistance at:

Mt. Pleasant:

  • Dude Chilling Park - 8th Ave & Guelph St.
  • Sunday, June 26th - October 30
  • Your shift is - 8:30am – 3:00pm

New Westminster:

  • Tipperary Park, New Westminster
  • Thursdays from 3-7pm
  • Your shift is - 1:30-8:00pm
  • Thursday June 30th – October 27

Please click the link below to fill out our application form:
https://www.surveymonkey.ca/r/DGKS6T9

If you have any questions, please email Alex at Alex.Kaiser@kpu.ca

Please indicate you saw this posting at GoodWork.ca.
 

Share this on Facebook   Tweet This!  Email this to a friend   Share this on LinkedIn   Add this to Google Bookmarks   Print this page

Note: This posting is provided on an "As Is" basis and for general informational purposes only. People and Planet (also known as "GoodWork") is not responsible for the content, accuracy, timeliness, completeness, legality, reliability, quality or suitability of this posting. We do not screen or endorse the organizations or individuals involved. If you decide to accept an offer of employment, volunteering or any other arrangement, you do so at your own risk and it is your responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against injury, abuse, non-payment or any other loss. Please read our full Terms & Conditions.

Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Jun 1 2022    ID: 64648