Now Accepting Resumes for

 Organic Farm Hands

Edible Acres is a farm located 10 minutes east of London.  We grow a variety of organic produce as well as raise sheep, pigs, and chickens, along with bees. 

Job Description:

• Plant, transplant, weed, harvest and process vegetables effectively in the field and hoop houses

• Log field activities

• Take inventory

• Use tools safely and assist with maintenance of tools, equipment and structures

•Contribute to farm events, farmers markets, and social media platforms

​​Qualifications:

• Should have some knowledge or interest in gardening, local food, or ecological farming

• Physically fit

• Outstanding work ethic, good attitude, reliable, and trustworthy

• Able to work as a team member or independently

• Fast learner and fast-paced worker

• Hold a valid drivers license – Public transportation does not travel to our farm

What to Expect:

• Heavy lifting (up to 30lbs)

• Working in all kinds of weather including heat, rain, cold, etc.

• Tedious work (e.g.. weeding for long hours- although avoided if possible, it is sometimes necessary)

• Building a great understanding of growing produce and running a homestead

• Working 40 hours per week

  

Position 1 - Successful candidate must be willing to work full time hours (40/week) from March until the end of November with the possibility of continuing throughout the winter. 

Position 2 - Successful candidates must be willing to work full time hours (40 hours/ week) from April to end of August. Job could be extended for the right candidate.

If interested, please send your resume as well as which position you are applying to, to edibleacreshomestead@outlook.com  

Address: 21083 Purple Hill Road,                Thorndale, Ontario

Email: edibleacreshomestead@outlook.com

Phone:519 520 0175

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