JOB OFFER: MicroHabitat installation team (temporary contract)
Are you looking to work with a company that helps build more sustainable cities and communities? MicroHabitat is looking to fill MicroHabitat installation team positions.
At MicroHabitat, we are implementing urban agriculture to improve the urban environment, the lives of urbanites and encourage a better understanding of environmental issues. We install vegetable gardens on the roofs of companies, institutions and schools to reconnect people to nature and their food.
What awaits you?
A rewarding job where you can enjoy the outdoors and cultivate in unique places
A team-oriented work environment that encourages initiative and leadership
Work and meet colleagues as passionate as you.
Equity, diversity and inclusion:
At MicroHabitat, we believe that the unique personality, skills, background and origin of each team member are key to achieving our goal: to connect people to the nature around them by discovering urban agriculture. We have the privilege of serving unique cities and aim to develop a team that reflects these living and working spaces. Thus, we encourage people from all walks of life to apply and are committed to creating a place where everyone feels included, recognizing that this is an ever-evolving process.
Under the supervision of the MicroHabitat Team, the Installation Team members facilitate the implementation of urban agriculture projects throughout their region.
Tasks and main responsibilities:
The incumbent of this position will be accepting materials of each urban production area, and be responsible for the dispatch of those materials to the defined location of the production zone and responsible for the initial setup of our production zones.
Transport of materials and plants to the production area.
Carry out the garden openings with the MicroHabitat team during the installation period.
Ensure cleanliness is kept and maintained during installations.
Carry out all other tasks related to the installation of the area (watering, tying the tomato plants, installation of tutor systems, watering system.
Representation and administration
Represent the company as a member of the installation team.
Perform all other related tasks related to the establishment of production areas.
Follow and maintain security protocols that affect MicroHabitat farming operations.
Schedule for applications and entry into position:
- Installation work begins May 30th at 10:00 AM.
Salaire et Avantages / Salary and Benefits:
Salary: $ 22 / hour
Working day varying between 4 to 8 hours / day (10:00am-5:00-6:00pm)
Paid lunch of 30 minutes / day
Bonus: $ 150 bonus paid at the end of the installation period to compensate for your personal displacements and parking throughout the city during the installation period.
Compétences recherchées / Skills sought:
Must be in good physical shape
Must have a functional cell phone
Must have an interest for agriculture or gardening
Must Have a vaccination passport
Must be available Monday to Friday from 10:00AM to 5:00-6:00PM May 22nd until mid-June, 2023 (Subject to change).
Exigences / Requirements:
For this position, we require applicants to be willing to do the following:
Work outdoors in hot environments
Be willing to work in a pressure oriented environment
Be willing to work in a fast paced environment
Be willing to work long hours
Be willing to get dirty