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Position: Organic gardening, farm & store help
Farm: Lynn River Farm
Location: near Stratford, Ontario

Lynn River Farm & Farm Store is a small 42 acre farm appoximately 10 minutes from Stratford.

We are looking for someone passionate about food to join our team!

This position is from May 2019 to October 2019. The ideal team member would share our vision of organic whole foods and sustainable farming, be motivated and prepared for hard but rewarding work. Be inspired by food and utilizing as much from our farm as possible.

This is ideally a full time position, Tuesday to Saturday, split into two roles:

Organic Gardening & Farm Help

  • Green house work such as seeding, transplanting, watering, fertilizing, cleaning.
  • Field work such as prepping beds, planting, seeding, pest control, irrigation, weeding, harvesting.
  • Washing and packaging vegetables
  • Poultry Care such as moving portable chicken trailers, watering, feeding, moving fencing.
  • Heavy lifting required (approx 40lbs), repitive tasks, kneeling, bending.
  • Must be willing to work in all weather conditions and provide the appropriate gear to do so.
  • Drivers License an asset.
  • Enjoy an abundance of organic produce for yourself.
  • Opportunity for special interest projects/businesses.

Farm Store Prep Cook & Retail Area & Special Events

This part time position intertwines with both the cooking and meal preparation as well as helping customers with their purchases, simple math.

  • Preparing vegetables, meals, desserts from scratch.
  • Must be friendly, positive, and able to help customers with ease.
  • Clean, restock, organize, some heavy lifting (30lbs approx).
  • Assisting with farm dinners, yoga brunches etc.

Both positions require working independently and at times with others, both interact with customers and a positive attitude is a must!

Occasional evening or weekend work for special events.

Hourly wage based on experienced. Experience is an asset but not necessary.

Looking forward to hearing from you!

To apply, please e-mail your resume and a brief covering letter to:
subject: Organic Farmer/Farm Store Kitchen

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Mar 1 2019    ID: 51759