Job title: Research Technician Intern – Food Manufacturing & Processes (IRAP Youth Funding Grant)
Organization: ChocoSol Traders
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Eligibiliy: 30 or younger
Chocosol transforms cacao, the food of the gods, into small-batch, bean-to-bar, artisanal chocolate. Our cacao is sourced directly from growers in Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Guatemala, and Ecuador. We are passionate about what we do and in developing long-term relationships with our growers, local community partners, international horizontal trading network, and our Chocosol team.
We have emerged as a learning community social enterprise out of two decades of inter-cultural research with Indigenous communities in Mexico and other countries where cacao grows. Looking at traditional ecological knowledge practices and crops, Chocosol seeks to develop recipes and products that are delicious, ecologically grown, healthy, nutritious and allergen-free (major allergens only) that are made in a cradle-to-cradle approach employing energy efficient practices.
The technical intern will assist in the documentation, implementation and development of carbon neutral regenerative cradle-to-cradle manufacturing processes and procedures for Chocosol’s cacao and coffee production.
Employee will be reporting to the Project Lead and Production Manager
Primarily at Chocosol’s cacao and coffee production facility near Jane & Finch, with some time at the St. Clair Ave West store where chocolate products are finished.
Full-time 37.5 hours per week – includes scheduled work on weekends.
Compensation: $17.78 per hour
The candidate must be a:
This contract position will comprise 3 phases:
Duties & Responsibilities
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We thank all applicants for their interest in Chocosol. However, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: May 4 2021 ID: 59721