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Hiring: Farm Hand
Farm: 10 Acres Farm
Type: full-time, permanent
Location: North Saanich, near Victoria & Sidney BC
Housing: Potential for on-farm accommodation
ABOUT 10 ACRES
10 acres is a mixed farm located on the Saanich peninsula, Vancouver Island, BC. We grow produce for our three farm to table restaurants; 10 Acres: Kitchen and Commons, 10 Acres: Bistro and 10 Acres at the Pier as well as our Cafe and Market in Sidney. We are currently working towards an on-farm cidery!
Our farm consists of 5 main branches;
With these branches as our five pillars and structure we supply amazing organically grown produce to our restaurants and market, while providing a great farm venue for tours and events.
You are trully interested in growing food! And excited and eager to learn!
You are reliable! You show up on time, with lots of energy and we can count on you to follow through on your responsibilities.
Honesty and integrity are of paramount importance, trust is the foundation of any relationship.
You have a positive, upbeat personality; an energetic, focused approach to the workplace; and strong communication skills – you are friendly, gracious and helpful.
You take verbal, written and practical instructions easily, first mastering a task and then maximizing efficiency.
You are a team player, balanced with the ability to work independently and in a self-directed manner.
You have a valid class 5 drivers license and are comfortable driving a delivery van.
We are looking for an organized, efficient Farm Hand. For the right candidate, they will gain the experience of how to run a mixed farm from planting, pruning, harvest to deliveries and more. Do you want to know how to really run a farm to table farm? Join us!
Main tasks and responsibilities:
Start Late April. Full time, permanent position.
Hours per week: 44 hours per week, must be willing to work on weekends.
Potential for on farm accommodation
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: Monthly salary, plus on-farm accommodation
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Mar 13 2023 ID: 67422