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Farm Stand Staff (Full-Time or Part-Time) 

Positions: Farm Stand Assistant
Farm: Cropthorne Farm Ltd
Location: Westham Island, Ladner/Delta, Greater Vancouver BC

Cropthorne Farm is a certified organic family farm located on Westham Island, in Delta. We have been growing a huge diversity of high quality food since 2009 and are passionate about what we do. Our on farm stand is open from June until December, carrying a wide array of vegetables, eggs and flowers, all grown on our family farm.

We are looking to fill two positions from mid June until the end of August, with the strong possibility of continuing into the fall and winter if desired. An interest in local, organic food and retail experience is desirable. Shifts are flexible according to staffing requirements and availability. Shifts available are Monday through to Sunday from 9am-6pm.

Skills Required:

  • Detail and quality focused
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Able to work independently
  • Physically able to complete tasks, able to lift up to 40 lbs
  • Able to manage cash transactions
  • Fluent in English

Assets include:

  • Passion and knowledge of local agriculture
  • Knows how to prepare and cook a variety of vegetables

Job Details:

  • Set up and take down the display at the farm stand
  • Restock and maintain quality of produce and display
  • Serve customers and carry out cash and square transactions accurately
  • Assist CSA members with on-farm weekly box pickups.
  • Assist in packing CSA boxes.
  • Bag and weigh items for sale
  • Some light field work and gardening around the farm stand
  • Other duties as directed

Wage:

  • $13.85-$15.00 plus vacation pay, depending on experience.
  • Staff vegetables and flowers for your personal use when available

Please send your resume and covering letter detailing days available and any prearranged days off required by April 19 to lydia@cropthornefarm.com

Cropthorne Farm
4362 Tamboline Road Delta BC V4K 3N2
info@cropthornefarm.com 
http://www.cropthornefarm.com

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Mar 27 2019    ID: 52589