Position: Organic Farm Harvest Manager
Type: full-time seasonal (own transportation required)
Organization: Sideroad Farm
Location: Walters Falls, Grey County, Ontario (near Markdale, Owen Sound, Georgian Bay)
Sideroad Farm is looking to fill the position of Harvest Manager for the 2019 season. The position is full time (40 hours/week) and would begin April 1st and end December 20th. Our work week runs Monday – Friday, typically starting at 7 am and ending at 4 pm with a 1-hour unpaid lunch break. There is an opportunity to stay on past 2019 if we are a good fit for one another.
The Harvest Manager is responsible for:
The harvest manager will work closely as part of the farm management team and will be provided with training for all activities. Our farm typically harvests three or four days of the week. On non-harvest days the harvest manager will assist the rest of the team with other farm activities such as planting and weeding.
Our ideal Harvest Manager:
Experience working in a professional market garden setting or other similar work is preferred. The pay range for this position is $15-$17/hour depending on experience. Accommodations are not available on-site and candidates are expected to arrange their own transportation to and from the farm.
Applications are being accepted currently until this posting has been taken down. To apply for a position with Sideroad Farm, please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org . If you have questions about the position please feel free to email.
Sideroad Farm is located in Walter’s Falls, Ontario which is approximately 20 minutes south-east of Owen Sound. We grow 6.5 acres of certified organic vegetables and flowers and raise 3000 meat chickens on pasture annually. Our products are sold at farmers markets, through a CSA program, to local retailers and through our on-farm store year-round. The farm is owned and operated by Amy and Patrick Kitchen who started growing veggies in Ontario in 2013 and prior to that had a farm in BC. For more information about our farm, please visit our website: http://sideroadfarm.com as well as our social media pages on Facebook and Instagram.
Amy and Patrick Kitchen
C: 705.446.5503 (text preferred)
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Dec 12 2018 ID: 49673