Category: Jobs & Opportunities

NBEN is hiring

April 30, 2018  |  Jobs & Opportunities

Are you interested in learning, connecting, engaging with the multi-faceted groups, individuals, agencies and organizations working on sustainability education in New Brunswick? Do you like working with people, organizing meetings and events, and have experience in teamwork?

The NBEN (www.nben.ca) is a dynamic and innovative organization that functions as the New Brunswick environmental movement’s “central station” – a hub that serves to convene and connect people working on environmental issues in the province. We are currently looking for a motivated individual to fill the position of Sustainability Education Programs Coordinator. See full job details here. Application deadline: May 31, 2018.

Email raissa.marks@nben.ca

Organic Livestock Feed Buying Group (Poultry, Hog, Goat etc)

February 17, 2018  |  Jobs & Opportunities

Have a small flock and can't quite justify ordering an entire pallet load? We can help. You can join Codiac Organics buying club (no cost) to take advantage of savings and access to Maritime milled livestock feed.
Phone 506-870-0772 (call or text)
Email info@codiacorganics.ca

Organic Inspector - Maritimes (Staff)

February 12, 2018  |  Jobs & Opportunities

Ecocert Canada is looking for a dynamic and friendly individual interested in organic production, the environment and sustainable agriculture. We are searching for a candidate with an educational background in agriculture, a capacity for analysis and a good sense of observation. The inspector has to have an educational background in agriculture/food processing. The inspector has to have access to a car and a valid driver ’s licence. Travel throughout the Maritimes and to Ontario is required.
Phone 226-314-0748 Ext 143
Email joel.aitken@ecocert.com

Farm Worker Needed

January 17, 2018  |  Jobs & Opportunities

Windy Hill Organic Farm grows mixed vegetables and strawberries and markets mainly through CSA and at farmers markets. We are looking for someone to join the farm team for the months of May to October 2018, about 30 hours/week doing general field work: planting, transplanting, weeding, harvesting and some livestock and orchard work if interested. Pay starts at just over minimum wage, lunches are provided (you cook once/week) and number 2 veg is available. For more info or to apply, see my email.
Phone 506-525-1128
Email office@windyhillfarm.ca

Internship at Four Seasons Farm (full time/paid)

January 14, 2018  |  Jobs & Opportunities

You are interested in organic farming, but don't know where to start? We offer two full time paid internship positions from march till november. You will acquire a lot of basic and in depth knowledge about our daily farm work. Our main focus is on saladmix, tomatoes, shoots, herbs and a wide variety of vegetables. Our clients are restaurants, hotels and stores in Halifax as well as visitors of the brewery farmers market. Find more info at www.fourseasonsfarm.ca or email info@fourseasonsfarm.ca

Phone 902-261-2345
Email info@fourseasonsfarm.ca

Skilled Farm Worker

January 14, 2018  |  Jobs & Opportunities

Four Seasons Farm is a well established organic farm with a loyal client base in Halifax. To help the farm run efficiently and effectively we need motivated hard working people that have farm experience. A great opportunity to gain experience in running a small operation and potential for a long-term working relationship. We also offer the option to grow your own crops in your field that we would buy and resell. More info at www.fourseasonsfarm.ca or email info@fourseasonsfarm.ca
Phone 902-261-2345
Email info@fourseasonsfarm.ca

Organic Grain Cleaning

November 06, 2017  |  Jobs & Opportunities

Grain cleaning services offered using a state-of-the-art gravity table. Call for details.
Phone 902-266-6258
Email alan@hortonridgemalt.com

Use your skills and experience in Natural Resources to help developing countries

October 18, 2017  |  Jobs & Opportunities

CUSO International is recruiting highly skilled individuals for our partners in Laos. They cover the following costs: Airfare, accommodation modest living allowance while overseas, and more! 

Placements available: Organic Rice Agriculture Advisor, Horticulture and Marketing Advisor, and Agribusiness Advisor.

Learn more: www.cusointernational.org Hear volunteer stories: http://journey.cusointernational.org/

Phone 613-829-7445 x 248
Email cuso.recruitment@cusointernational.org

Unique Employment, Business & Residence Opportunity for a Farmhand

October 05, 2017  |  Jobs & Opportunities

Small 90-acre ocean front rescue farm on Bay of Fundy. Looking for someone to take over the day-to-day operation of the farm, care for my animals/pets & assist by heading up a research program for my Holistic Equine Health Care line. Employment comes with a room, food, truck for personal use, $1,500 per month, profit sharing & after 2 years, a parcel of land. Email your resume, references and letter about yourself. www.AdoredBeast.com https://youtu.be/sxRW0tow7qo

Email AdoredBeastFarms@gmail.com

Seeking farm caretakers/people who want to farm Jan-June 2018 (open to extended stay)

October 03, 2017  |  Jobs & Opportunities, Wanted

Seeking caretakers while we volunteer overseas. Location between Pictou & Tatamagouche in NS. We are offering a place to stay for free in exchange for taking care of our chickens, dogs, cats (possibly a pig too) - must love animals - and our home: a modest 2 bedroom home, wood stove heat, mainly solar power. We have asparagus to garner income, in exchange for maintaining the beds weed free by hand. Need own vehicle. Caretakers cover food & utilities. We have greenhouses, no usable barn.Email pls
Phone 902-351-3183
Email wwolfvan@yahoo.com