Who we are

Farm to Garden Organics is a Victoria based, organic materials recycler. We take local garden and forestry residuals and process them into a premium, organic, compost for landscapers, home gardeners, and local businesses. Our goal is to provide these related products and services with an underlying focus on quality, integrity, and transparency. We are a company that prides ourselves on living up to our core values:

  • We work hard, we work smart
  • We build lasting value
  • We are creative and innovative
  • We have fun
  • We act with integrity
  • We care

Are you excited by growth and opportunity? Do you like to take the initiative, serve and connect with others, thrive when there are multiple things on the go, and put your ideas into action in a collaborative environment? Join our team!

About the role

As a compost packager, you will work with other staff members to prepare our All-Natural Soil Developer for bagged retail sales. Reporting to the General Manager, you will be responsible for meeting production targets, maintaining a safe and clean work environment, and packaging our product to CFIA and Canadian packaging standards.

What you’re great at

  • Having attention to detail
  • Having strong work ethic
  • Having a positive and teamwork-oriented attitude

What you’ll be doing

  • Moving bulk product into the packaging line
  • Bagging, sealing, stacking, and wrapping 20 litre compost bags
  • Packaging the compost in a clean, consistent manner so it is store-front ready
  • Maintaining the packaging area, communicating with equipment manager on required services
  • Tracking and documenting batch IDs for packaged products
  • Updating and reporting inventory to manager

What we’re looking for

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs, climb in and out of elevated machinery
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work alone as well as with a team
  • Willingness to work with their hands
  • Good communication skills
  • Professional, organized, detail oriented
  • Goal-oriented attitude who enjoys working with deadlines  

What you can expect from us

  • Supportive team and leadership staff
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Casual dress attire and cheerful work environment
  • Fun company events
  • Volunteer opportunities with Westbow Gives Back
  • Benefits package
  • Investment opportunities and investment matching
  • Education and Mentorship opportunities

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