Employment

Employment Opportunities

Our farm has been growing since 1972 by providing top quality products and service to our customers. Our staff is an integral part of our success.  We are now accepting applications for farm market, farmers market and field help.  Email us at forsythefamilyfarms@gmail.com with your application.

About us (click here)

friendsWe strive to maintain the public’s connection to farming, a connection being lost with advancing urbanization. Education about food production and farming along with the farm experience is an important part of what and who we are. Friendly, knowledgeable, outgoing staff is essential in providing this experience.

As with any farm there is a multitude of jobs to be done, indoor and outdoor. Our staff works as a team. With training and experience there are few barriers to doing a wide variety of tasks in any given day, making for an interesting and fulfilling time.

All positions involve some interaction with the public.  It is essential to enjoy working with people, reaching out to our visitors to enhance their stay and ensure a positively memorable experience.

APPLICATION FORMS

Farm Staff

Enjoy a variety of tasks in the retail and agri-tourism field. Take the opportunity to develop or hone a number of job and interpersonal skills in – our market, fields, tractor driver, animal care and October Harvest Festival activities (part time, seasonal).  Weekends and the fall season are our busy times.  We need a commitment of working until Oct 31st along with at least one day each weekend.    We are open May until December 24th.  Days can be very interesting and varied here on the farm.

2016 Farm Staff Application Form

School Tour Instructor – Work while your kids are in school!

This is a great opportunity for homemakers to work while their children are in school.  Join our dedicated team of instructors who enjoy working outdoors with children preschool to grade 4, ensuring that they have a safe, fun time learning about where their food comes from.

Volunteer experience with children in the school setting is essential as are good communication skills.

Part time seasonal – May till November.

2016 School Tour instructor Application Form

Apply in person at our Greenbank farm location
1025 Cragg Rd, Greenbank, Ontario.
Please bring your completed application form along with references. Call (905) 887-1087 for current hours.