There is a revolution occurring in how clean, fresh, and local greens and herbs are being produced across the globe. Vertical farming is becoming a big player in growing these products and GoodLeaf Farms is setting the bar high. Using innovative vertical farming technology, GoodLeaf produces ultra-fresh leafy greens all year long, in a clean and safe environment.
Ethically growing simple produce that inspires healthy lifestyles.
Sustainably growing environmentally conscious agricultural practices.
Innovatively growing food security one community at a time.
VERTICAL FARMING TECHNICIANS
GoodLeaf is currently seeking Vertical Farming Technicians to work in our facility in Truro, Nova Scotia. Hours range from 30-40 hours per week.
The key areas of responsibility include:
General farming responsibilities including, but not limited to: seeding, harvesting, packaging, labeling, waste management, and shipping and receiving
Installing growing equipment (i.e. lighting systems, positioning) and maintenance of equipment
Collecting basic data on crops and farm systems to be reported to Horticulture team
Packing clamshells of product for distribution
Following practices that enable GoodLeaf Farms to achieve production goals
Cleaning and overall organization of farm operations
Troubleshooting the vertical hydroponic growing system and general labor
Following GoodLeaf Farms Employee Practices and Food Safety Policy and Occupational Health and Safety Policy
Other assigned duties as required
The ideal candidate will have previous experience in agriculture, food processing, or manufacturing. Required skills include organization, time management, teamwork and strong work ethic.
We pride ourselves in having a great team, who understand the importance of locally produced food and growing a great product.
Want to join us? Candidates are asked to submit their cover letter and resume via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
GoodLeaf is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.