Job Title: Farm Manager
Organization: Black Creek Community Farm
Location: Toronto, Ontario.
Start Date: March 1, 2021
End date: Permanent
Supervisor: BCCF Executive Director
Salary: $49,140 (37.5hrs/week)
Benefits: $1000 reimbursement (Annual)
About Black Creek Community Farm
We are an 8-acre farm in the heart of Jane and Finch neighbourhood in Toronto. We are a not-for-profit organization and a leader in Toronto’s dynamic urban agriculture and community food sector. We serve and enrich our community through a thriving farm, healthy food, and hands-on training and learning experiences. Our focus is to inspire the next generation by providing leadership in food justice and supporting diverse and social ecosystems.
Scope of Work
The BCCF Farm Manager will oversee all aspects of BCCF Market Garden and site related production which includes the food forest, community gardens, chickens, bees and other on-farm growing spaces. The overarching goal of the Farm Manager’s role is to help improve the efficiency, productivity, and profitability of the market garden and on-farm growing spaces. This position is part of our management team that works collaboratively to shape a positive work culture and deliver programs and services that advance BCCF’s Food justice centered mission and vision.
Market Garden Planning, Supervision, and Farming
Required Qualifications, knowledge and Experience
Description of Work Area
The BCCF Farm Manager position includes:
Location(s) of Position: Black Creek Community Farm, 4929 Jane Street
The successful applicant will be required to obtain, or show proof of, a valid Vulnerable Sector Check
and Standard First Aid and CPR certification.
Please send your cover letter & resume in one PDF document to BCCF Director – Leticia Deawuo at firstname.lastname@example.org by 11:59 pm on February 4, 2021. Please put in the Subject of email, your first & last name and the position you are applying for.
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Black Creek Community Farm is a member of FoodShare Toronto’s Supportive Partnerships Platform, as such, the successful applicant will be an employee of FoodShare Toronto, working with Black Creek Community Farm.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jan 5 2021 ID: 58210