Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture

Herb farm employee

Norths Corner Farm

Phone: +1 902-670-1482
Email: aaron_lohr@hotmail.com

We are a commercial herb and vegetable farm looking for motivated employees to join our team for long term employment. We grow Summer savory sold under the Farmer John’s Herbs brand. We offer a unique farm working experience in a positive environment. We farm using agro-ecological principals intended to support a healthy environment and abundant food supply. No till, cover cropping, reduction of synthetic inputs, tree planting, biodiversity, livestock integration.

Aside from various general maintenance and odd jobs the duties in a typical season are as follows:

June and July – weed control (hoeing)

August – garlic and eggplant harvest, weed control

September and October- summer savory harvest, garlic planting

November and December – packing summer savory in warehouse.

50-60 hour work week.

 

Number of Vacancies: 2
Start Date: June 15th, 2020
    For which commodity are you hiring?:
  • General
  • Vegetables
    Required Skills:
  • Perform repetitive tasks
  • Lift over 10kg
  • Stand stationary for extended periods of time
  • Kneeling for extended periods of time
  • Class 1 Driver's License
Other (required skills): ability to work outside in typical summer conditions.
Job Experience: Willing to Train
    Work Schedule:
  • Weekdays
  • Weekends
Wages: $13/hour, more negotiable based on experience
How to Apply:

Please call Aaron Lohr (902) 670-1482

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7 Atlantic Central Drive
East Mountain, N.S.
B6L 2Z2

Phone – 902-893-2293
Fax – 902-893-7063
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