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SUSTAINABLE / ECO-FARMING

Position: Farm manager — hands-on
Farm: New Farm
Location: West Kootenay, near Rossland, Trail, Castlegar BC
Job Start: mid April thru to indefinitely

Seeking an all-around experienced farm lead. Day to day operations management, team leader and hands-on position.

Humble living quarters provided, salary, some food provided – what is grown on site.

Salary dependant on experience.

If a couple, a year-round situation might be possible for the right people. We hope to have many farm animals, but would appreciate to share winter months for travelling – so our ideal would be year-round. We are a young and dynamic team with children. We work hard and will be in the field with you for the most part but run a few other ventures so needing help on our farm. We have the majority of our plans in place but need some help implementing! It’s a big job for two people, we need some solid managers to assist us.

About the farm: Nestled in a valley in the west Kootenays, our farm comprises four fields that vary between 5-15 acres. We have an amazing pasture and will be rotating our fields and fertilizing with our furry friends. We are a new farm, so bringing home new animals to be with us will be part of the job! We are experimenting with some indoor crops as well so there’s plenty of work year-round. We seeking to become Certified Organic as we feel this is best for our environment and our wellbeing.

Our farm is to be a Mecca of sustainable and ecologically-friendly practices. Our valley is fairly isolated and we feel our need to protect our lands. We hope that this will resonate with you as well.

We are located about 30 min out of Rossland BC, our backyard has a cluster of mountain bike/hiking trails and Red Mountain is also right there.

We will be holding interviews while resumes come in and will ideally have made a decision by the end-of-March.

Please submit a resume and an informal cover letter to be considered for this position.

Please email to:
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Kindest regards!

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Mar 14 2019    ID: 52099