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

Home | Job Postings

JOB POSTING

Position: Organic Insect Farm Worker
Company: Oreka Solutions Inc.
Location: Cambridge, Kitchener-Waterloo Region, Ontario

Insect farm seeking full-time worker for labour and basic insect rearing tasks in Cambridge, Ontario area.

About Oreka Solutions Inc.

We are using insects to develop sustainable protein sources for the livestock feed industry and developing organic soil amendments from insect castings (similar to worm castings). By using insects to convert food waste into protein for livestock, we can take pressure off the ocean's fishmeal catch and grain crops and increase our agricultural production by recovering nutrients in food waste that would normally go to landfill or be composted. We have a working pilot plant on a farm in the Kitchener/Cambridge area.

Insect Farm Worker

  • Must be in good physical condition, be able to lift up to 20 kg and have own vehicle.
  • Tasks will include feeding, monitoring and harvesting of insect larvae and cleaning of equipment.
  • Mechanical/electrical knowledge an asset

Knowledge of insect rearing an asset, but not necessary if willing to learn.

Hours: 8:30 to 4:30 5 days a week that may include some weekend work.

Starting wage (based on experience) during probationary period 14.00 hr.

Please contact Bridget or Bob for Skype interview or appointment:

bridgetw mask orekasolutions.ca*
subject: Insect Farm Worker

http://orekasolutions.ca/

 

When applying, please indicate that you saw this posting at GoodWork.ca.

*Email: The e-mail address above has been masked to prevent spam. Please copy the address or type it manually, add the @ sign, remove “mask” and any spaces.
 

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: Oct 9 2018    ID: 48691