TruNorth is a mushroom foraging and processing company based in Goulais River, ON. We pride ourselves on our sustainability practices, quality control and love for the environment. We believe in the healing powers of fungi and plant medicine and providing high-quality, safe products to those in need.
GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION
The candidate is required to navigate through the forest in remote locations using a GPS, compass and maps. He or she will identify, locate and harvest medicinal mushrooms and pack out heavy loads from remote locations to drop points for pick up.
Safe handling and processing will be done using sterilized equipment eg. hand tools, grinders and mills. Daily clean-up and organization of the processing facility will be the responsibility of the candidate. He or she will also be responsible for basic data entry using GPS units, computer programs and spreadsheets.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
MINOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
QUALIFICATION FOR THE JOB
Forestry education is an asset but not required, only an interest/passion for the outdoors and a willingness to learn and work hard.
Competent harvesters average $160 in an 8 hour day. This can increase or decrease depending on total weight harvested.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Apr 23 2022 ID: 64104