About the Company
Ripple Farms Inc. is an urban agriculture enterprise, located in Toronto, Ontario. Our team consults on various agriculture and agri-tech projects including: aquaponics, hydroponics, vertical farms, production management plans, operational health and safety, food safety and compliance, and controlled environment design. This year, our team is participating at the Canadian National Exhibition with a dynamic Urban Agriculture Activation.
Our business is built on three main pillars: Education, Innovation and Local Food. We believe that education is critical to creating systemic change in the way our agricultural system operates. Through education we are able to help people become self sustaining through learning how to grow their own food and understanding urban agriculture opportunities in Toronto. We are also able to interest children in new forms of agriculture and agri-technologies that may lead them towards emerging careers in the industry.
Ripple Farms Inc. is working with the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) to bring different types of urban farming to the attention of visitors. We have designed and installed an immersive and educational space within the Farm Building, focusing on urban agriculture. The space demonstrates a number of urban agriculture systems, technologies and information, including an aquaponics demonstration as a viable and sustainable methodology to grow food. Your position will play an important role in making sure that this activation is interactive, engaging, and educational for people visiting the CNE.
The CNE runs from August 16th to September 2nd (18 days). Because of this, shifts to work will only be during these days. Each day will have three available shifts (see below). There is a mandatory half-day of training day prior to August 16.
Each employee is expected to be available to work 14 out of the 18 days. It is mandatory that every employee work one full weekend.
There are two shifts available.
Who you are?
A friendly person who is comfortable talking to people, and can communicate with a variety of age levels. You must be responsible, accountable, energetic, patient, adaptable, able to work under light supervision, self motivating, and a team player.
If you are interested in the opportunity, please send your resume and the shifts you are available to work to email@example.com
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jul 11 2019 ID: 54164