We are a 5-6 acre certified organic mixed vegetable and flower farm. The farm grows for two Farmers' Markets, 100+ CSA Members, our on farm honour stand, local restaurants and two Agri tourism ventures (sunflowers maze and u-Pick pumpkins) We are located 11 km up from the village of Pemberton BC.
We use a combination of small tractors and hand tools for field cultivation, the majority of planting and harvesting is done by hand or with hand tools.
The farm is the mutual passion of friends Kerry and Andrew, established in 2013 now heading into its 8th year.
We take pride in producing certified organic high quality fresh vegetables & flowers to nourish our community in the sea to sky corridor.
We are passionate about what we do, how we grow, and strive to continue learning, improving and evolving how we farm to better balance our business & personal goals.
We have three full time positions open for the 2020 season
What are we looking for in an employee:
We’re looking for people who want to be involved in the process of growing really good food, like hard work, enjoy a good challenge, value doing their work well are able to work quickly and efficiently in a crew or alone,
Ideal candidates will feel comfortable with aligning themselves with these descriptions:
Previous farm experience is not necessary but Labour or trades experience is an asset.
We run as a small, hard-working team of 4 to 5 people, we all participate in nearly every aspect of what it takes to run a 5+-acre mixed vegetable farm. This means that daily tasks are diverse and may include any combination of:
We work hard, quickly and value efficiency in all our movements on the farm.
Wage starting at $15per hour, tbd based on experience.
To apply, please e-mail your resume and a brief covering letter to:
subject: farm field crew
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jan 14 2020 ID: 55630