BCCF is a member of FoodShare Toronto’s Supportive Partnerships Platform – staff hired for these positions will be employed by FoodShare Toronto, and their work location will be Black Creek Community Farm.

Black Creek Community Farm is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, age, disability, protected veterans status or any other legally-protected factors.

If you feel you need accommodation during the application process, please do not hesitate to contact Human Resources hr@foodshare.net at your earliest convenience. You will also be briefed on FoodShare’s policies regarding accommodation and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.

Value Added Program Coordinator

Job Title: Value Added Program Coordinator

Reports to: Programs Manager

Location(s) of Position: Black Creek Community Farm, 4929 Jane Street

Salary: $49,000 manually (37.5 hours per week)

Benefits: Extended health and dental benefits, 4 weeks vacation (paid) + paid winter shutdown per year, additional paid personal leave and sick leave

Contract Type: Indefinite, contingent on funding availability

Deadline to apply: 9:00 am, Monday, June 20, 2022.

The Value Added Program Coordinator will lead the research for and implementation of Black Creek Community Farm (BCCF)’s Value Added program. They will be responsible for developing and testing a financially sustainable model for the production and sale of value-added food products. The Value Added Program Coordinator will ​​develop the business plan and manufacturing, sales and marketing processes for BCCF-branded products made with ingredients grown at the farm.

When the model has been established and refined, the Value Added Program Coordinator will leverage the learnings from this process to provide training through a Value Added Incubator program, which will become a launchpad for food entrepreneurs in our community to start their own food businesses and generate income for themselves.

Note: If you do not have all the qualifications listed, but you think this job is perfect for you, we would still love to see your application.

TO APPLY: Please submit your application by 9:00 am on Monday, June 20, 2022. Please note that we may only be able to contact candidates selected to move forward in the hiring process.

For the full job posting and to apply please click here.