Les jardins Carya is a five-acre organic vegetable farm located in Senneville, Quebec, on the Island of Montreal. We grow a little of everything, and a lot of field and greenhouse grown salad greens, tomatoes, and microgreens. Our focus is high-quality vegetables and amazing customer service. We proudly supply about 30 local restaurants, cafeterias, and small grocery stores with our products year-round, and offer our fresh produce to a 150-member market-style CSA at two weekly Farmer’s Markets. We are located a 15-minute bike ride from the waterfront college town of Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, and a 30-minute drive/train from downtown Montreal.
Market Gardening Leaders – full-time, seasonal 10-month positions (March-December 2020)
Salary: $15-$18/hr (details below)
These positions play a crucial part in maintaining Carya’s reputation as a top quality, organic producer and contribute greatly to the long-term growth of the farm.
Paid training would ideally begin September-October 2019.
We are seeking out highly motivated, experienced Market Gardening Leaders capable of assuming any one of the following roles:
Important note: The tasks of each leader’s role is designed to take up approximately 2-3 days of the workweek to complete. On all other days, you will be accompanying the team to help complete another Leader’s tasks.
PROFILE OF THE IDEAL APPLICANT:
Please include the following information with your cover letter and CV:
Salary: $15-$18/hr plus Performance-based bonuses.
Details of employment:
40-45hrs per week, Monday to Friday (Low-season 8am-5pm, High-season 7am-4pm, including one unpaid 1-hour lunch break daily).
All employees are expected to be available to work on our larger harvest days, Mondays and Thursdays as it stands, throughout the season, and vacation time should fall outside of High-season (May 1st- September 30th).
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Sep 23 2019 ID: 54803