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Organic Farm Worker
We always welcome your application and are often looking for our next superstar farmer!
About the Farm
Sleepy G Farm is a successful mixed organic vegetable and livestock farm in Pass Lake, Ontario. The farm is located 40 minutes east of Thunder Bay in the Robinson-Superior Treaty area on the traditional lands of the Anishinaabe and Metis peoples, and just a few kilometres from Sleeping Giant Provincial Park and Lake Superior.
Owners and founders Marcelle and Brendan have been growing vegetables and raising livestock in Pass Lake since 2006 and are heading into their 16th season growing for a summer, fall and winter CSA program that services over 300 families. Farm products are also marketed through an on-farm store and local retailers in the city of Thunder Bay.
You are reliable and always try your best. You are physically and mentally fit and can work in all weather conditions. You can lift up to 40 lbs, have stamina, dexterity and an eye for detail. You can follow both written and verbal instruction and are always looking to hone your skills and abilities. You work equally well in a team environment or independently. Prior experience working for a small business, in farming, landscaping, food service, retail, construction, or operating machinery could be an asset for the position.
Organic Farm Worker: Permanent Full-time or Permanent Part-time
Hours: 16 to 40 (you decide) hours per week 8 am to 5 pm
Start: Anytime (onboarding ongoing)
Starting Wage: $20+ per hour + 4% vacation pay
The Organic Farm Worker will assist in the production, processing, and distribution of organic vegetables and participate in the day to day seasonal activities on the organic vegetable farm.
How To Apply
Applicants will send a cover letter and PDF resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Organic Farm Worker”. Preference will be given to those living in close proximity to the farm.