Maple Bloom Farm — Farm Manager
Application Deadline: March 31, 2021 — See full description and application process here.
General Description & Accountability
Maple Bloom Farm is a small-scale regenerative mixed vegetable farm operating on two acres in Grand Tracadie, Prince Edward Island. The Farm Manager will receive direct supervision from and reports to the Farm Owner. This role requires both the ability to work with others and work alone efficiently and reliably as a necessity.
The Farm Manager is a full-time position responsible for supporting the Farm Owner in maintaining effective farm operations, executing daily tasks and assisting with special projects. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: greenhouse assembly, soil preparation, seeding, planting, weeding, irrigation, harvesting, washing and bagging produce, packing online orders, as well as some farmers’ market attendance and customer service. On the job training will be provided.
Former on-farm work experience is a requirement to apply for this management position. Passion for learning about sustainable agriculture and improving the local food system is an asset.
Must provide your own transportation to and from the farm.
Starting wage is $15.00-$16.00 per hour depending on prior work experience, qualifications and performance. Minimum annual raise of $1.00 per hour for each returning year, higher raise possible depending on exceptional performance and contribution to farm operations.