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Are you looking to gain valuable experience in organic agriculture?

 

About us

Our Little Farm is a young & dynamic farm that grows 35 different types of local, certified organic vegetables. We offer organic vegetable baskets in Gatineau and Ottawa as well as a kiosk at the farm.

Our Little Farm is very rooted in our community and has received several distinctions, including the Prix de la relève agricole 2018 and Canada’s 2021 Outstanding Young Farmers’ Award for the Quebec Region, recognizing, namely, our community involvement, our sustainable practices and our human ressource management. We work efficiently, laugh allot and love what we do!

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JOIN OUR TEAM! HERE ARE THE POSITIONS WE ARE CURRENTLY HIRING FOR:

2022 VEGETABLE PRODUCTION POSITION (5.5 months)

Principal Responsibilities and tasks:

  • Field: transplanting, weeding, pruning and irrigation.
  • Harvest: picking, washing and packing vegetables for our organic vegetable baskets and wholesale clients.
  • Deliveries: Driving delivery van and dropping off organic vegetable baskets in Gatineau and Ottawa.

Work Conditions

Qualifications

  • Previous experience and / or education in agriculture
  • Dynamic, motivated, autonomous and detail oriented
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently
  • Good physical condition
  • Works well with others and has positive attitude
  • A valid class 5 driver’s license with a good driving record

Job Details

  • Salary: $15.00/ hour
  • Monday to Friday: 40 hours/week
  • Early May to mid-October. There is some flexibility with these dates.

 

2022 SUMMER STUDENT (2.5 months)

Principal Responsibilities and tasks:

  • Field: transplanting, weeding, pruning and irrigation.
  • Harvest: picking, washing and packing vegetables for our organic vegetable baskets and wholesale clients.

Work Conditions

Qualifications

  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently
  • Good physical condition
  • Works well with others and has positive attitude

Job Details

  • Salary: $15.00/ hour
  • Monday to Friday: 32 hours/week
  • End of June to mid-August. There is some flexibility with these dates.

 

To Apply

Send your cover letter and resumé in PDF format to Jim at jim@ourlittlefarm.ca and please explain in your cover letter specifically why you want to work at Our Little Farm and what you would bring to the team. We will review resumes as we receive them. Only suitable candidates will be contacted.

 

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