Job Description for 2019/2020 Season
STARTING September 2019
Excepting application until July 1st
Work hours: Monday till Friday, 8am until 6pm with an hour unpaid lunch break Basic job tasks: field preparation, work with heavy wheelbarrows, clearing beds, harvest, planting, food processing/washing, packaging, delivery. Task are physical and demanding and continue in hot weather and rain year round. Additional responsibility: On Monday and Tuesdays in which the managers are not present in field work, you will be team leader and responsible for micromanaging the team, ensuring task are done correctly, and keeping pace with the day’s schedule. In the chance you need to take a weekend shift (fill in at farmer’s market etc) you will be able to sub out of a weekday’s work to compensate.
Pay: First month and a half is a trial period and casual conditions and wage is applied at $25/hour. After this, there will be the opportunity to move onto a wage $50,000/year. For application process, please carefully read below and follow instruction.
Send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with Subject “Employment 2019-20” and please answer the following:
Your name, Phone Number and current address
Your age (you must be mature enough for physical farm work)
Your previous labour experience with three references. Include their phone number, email and The dates you worked for them
Your availability (dates and time) to come to the farm for an interview. Tuesday to Friday.
Intended length of stay
Do you have a current driver’s license?
Are you able to work weekends and do you have any prior commitments that would bar you from working any days during the season?
Explanation of why you would be great fit at mossy willow Farm