2020 FIELD ASSISTANT JOB POSTING
Position: Field Assistant
Organization: The Sharing Farm Society
Location: Lower Mainland/Richmond, BC
The Sharing Farm (TSF) is a not-for-profit community farm that grows organic vegetables on donated city lands for the Richmond Food Bank and other community agencies.
This is a seasonal position from 24 Mar to 9 Nov, averaging 40 hours a week, Wednesday – Sunday. This position will require a willingness to work some longer weeks and some shorter weeks, depending on job demands. Ideally we are looking for a candidate who would stay at the farm for several years.
The Sharing Farm is a unique community farm combining the practice of organic farming set within a framework of food justice and food security in the region. The four-acre farm is situated within Richmond’s Terra Nova Rural Park, located at the western end of Westminster Highway, alongside the West Dyke, in Richmond BC. It is accessible by bus, car, or bicycle.
For more information about The Sharing Farm please visit http://www.sharingfarm.ca
Duties and Responsibilities:
Salary: $18-20 per hour, depending on experience
40 hour work week, must be available weekends.
Application deadline: 18th November, 2019
HOW TO APPLY:
Please submit resume and a cover letter to:
Assistant Director: Leslie Williams
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Nov 4 2019 ID: 55107