Looking for some unique work experience? Consider applying for a field assistant role with us! You’ll get hands-on experience working on a sustainable flower and vegetable farm. Participate in the completion of daily tasks, such as planting, watering, weeding, harvesting, general property maintenance, post harvest preparations of flowers and learning floral design basics, workshops and social media. We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual to join our team for the 2022 season.
This position is supported by the Youth Employment and Skills Strategy and funded through the generosity of the Canada Summer Jobs 2022 program.
Position: Flower Farm Team Member (Canada Summer Jobs Student)
Dates: 8 weeks, starting late June/early July
Location: Cloverhill Flowers, Georgina, Ontario
Number of Hours Week: 35 per week
Pay Rate: $16 per hour
To Be Eligible:
- Must be between 15-30 years of age
- Applicants do not have to be a student
- Have a valid SIN (Social Insurance Number)
- Be legally able to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations
- The successful candidate will be energetic and motivated to learn new skills
- Have an interest in agriculture with some horticultural and gardening knowledge
- Enjoy working outdoors in different weather conditions and able to do physical labour
- Able to work independently and with a team
- Self motivated individual with a strong work ethic
To Apply: Please submit résumé and cover letter to: email@example.com by Tuesday, May 17th, 2022
Cloverhill Flowers acknowledges our responsibility to strive towards a diverse and inclusive employment environment. We are committed to creating opportunities for diverse candidates.
Cloverhill Flowers is a specialty cut flower farm based in Georgina since 2016. We focus on sustainable growing methods to help preserve the health of the ecosystem, while providing a product that is of the utmost quality and freshness. We offer seasonally inspired floral bouquets and arrangements for curbside pick up or delivery. Our bouquet subscriptions and floral design workshops run throughout the summer. At our summer farmstand, we have fresh cut flowers, herbs, tomatoes, handmade bath products and gifts.