Current Job Postings

Why choose Saunders Farm?

Come join our creative team at Saunders Farm! We cultivate fun times, great food and lasting memories. Help us achieve our goal of becoming the most amazing family farm in the world.
Apply by emailing us at info@saundersfarm.com with a cover letter and your resume.


Sales Associate

We are looking for a recent grad who is keen to learn about our product in the Farm Shop, guide customers, take inventory and engage in visual merchandising. Reporting to the Retail Manager, the successful candidate will be mentored in a fun and supportive environment. 

Responsibilities

  • Deliver authentic engagement that creates a Farmshop customer experience, guiding customers to find products that match their budgets and satisfy their needs
  • Develop product knowledge and cascade information to the broader team
  • Achieve and exceed daily and weekly sales targets 
  • Awareness of H&S concerns as it relates to the Farmshop

Knowledge, Skills & Attributes

  • 1-3 years of previous selling experience is an asset 
  • High school diploma or equivalent; college degree preferred
  • Knowledge of digital POS platforms 
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the business, including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Friendly, approachable, customer service-oriented
  • Ability to task switch and move between various customers during the course of your shift
  • Ability to resolve conflict and solve problems
  • Ability to give and receive feedback 
  • Ability to learn quickly on the job

Job Types: Temporary, full-time (3 months with the possibility of extension) 
Salary: From $16-18/hour 
Working Hours: Full-time 30-40 hours/week 
Location: 7893 Bleeks Rd, Munster, ON
Apply: Please email us at info@saundersfarm.com with a cover letter and your resume.


Marketing Assistant

We are looking for a recent grad who enjoys creating content for social media, knows about SEO and wants to learn more about branding and marketing tools. Do you love attending events and taking photos – then this role is definitely for you!

Responsibilities
With the support of the Marketing Coordinator and through mentorship:

  • Maintain social media calendar
  • Create social media content
  • Track social media metrics
  • Help develop marketing campaigns, set targets and monitor success
  • Assist with monthly newsletter
  • Create compelling social media graphics through the use of online design and publishing tools
  • Leverage the tools available on our website to monitor and manage SEO

Knowledge, Skills & Attributes
We ask that you have the following:

  • Solid knowledge of social media platforms – Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok and LinkedIn
  • Familiarity with Canva, Square (POS), Later, Adobe Creative Suite, Powerpoint, and Google products
  • Photography skills and experience with composition, lighting and editing 
  • Professional, responsible, and maintain confidentiality at all times 
  • Trustworthy and operates with diligence and integrity 
  • Comfortable working independently 
  • Self-motivated and comfortable asking for help

Job Types: Temporary, full-time (3 months with the possibility of extension)
Salary: From $16-18/hour.
Working Hours: Full-time 30-40 hours/week.
Location: 7893 Bleeks Rd, Munster, ON
Apply: Please email us at info@saundersfarm.com with a cover letter and your resume.


Cider Production Coordinator

As the Packaging and Production Specialist, you will assist the Production Manager in making the many flavours of Cider that are growing. With guidance, you will help navigate the fermentation process and packaging of cider, making sure tasks are completed accurately and in a timely manner.

Responsibilities:

  • Pumping / transporting raw materials in totes and barrels
  • Treating, dosing of barrels and totes of juice / cider
  • Taking measurements and tests, as directed
  • Keeping all tools and instruments clean, sanitized and food-safe
  • Keeping workspace and cidery clean, sanitized, and food-safe
  • Batch transfers, pumping, treatments, additives
  • Detailed record keeping / inventory checks
  • Canning and packaging, forecasting
  • Working in a safe manner, alone and with others

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Self starter, motivated, willing to learn
  • Analytical, detail oriented, communicative
  • Good with basic mathematics, english, meticulous record keeping
  • Physical strength, and ability to lift heavy objects
  • Ability to lift 60 lbs or more; this position requires lifting, equipment handling, and being on your feet for long periods of time
  • Willingness to follow safety guidelines and safe food handling practices
  • Ability to work alone for extended periods, as well as with others
  • Ability to stand in place for extended periods
  • Experience and/or interest in hard cider
  • Class G license, comfortable operating truck and trailer

Job Types: Full-time Permanent
Working Hours: Weekdays and Weekends – Weekends include evenings.
Location: 7893 Bleeks Rd, Munster, ON
Apply: Please email us at info@saundersfarm.com with a cover letter and your resume.


Carpenter

The Carpenter/Set Builder will construct structures and props, while also maintaining the existing structures on the farm.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with both the Production Manager and Operations Manager to complete projects according to the Farm’s timelines
  • Maintain existing structures, buildings, and equipment  on the farm in adherence to high safety standards
  • Build and assemble haunt props, scenes and scares and install them according to plan
  • Reading drawings and sketches for build projects as needed
  • Other duties as assigned

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Proven experience as a carpenter (licensed carpenter preferred)
  • Hands-on experience in working with carpentry materials
  • Excellent understanding of carpentry techniques and methods of installation and construction
  • Proficient in using electrical and manual equipment and measurement tools (powered saws, hammers, rulers etc.)
  • Good physical condition and endurance

Job Types: Full-time, Contract
Salary: From $27.00/hour. Pursuant to experience.
Working Hours: Hands-on. Full-time. 40+ hours/weekAbility to work weekends. Weekdays and Weekends – Weekends include evenings.  Must be willing to work long hours leading up to and during the events.
Location: 7893 Bleeks Rd, Munster, ON
Apply: Please email us at info@saundersfarm.com with a cover letter and your resume. 


Farm Crew Member 

The Farm Crew team is responsible for many areas of the farm, and as a result, no day is ever quite the same! All members of the team will be provided proper training and daily guidance for their responsibilities as required. From agriculture to maintenance, the Farm Crew keeps our grounds looking beautiful and makes sure everything is running smoothly. 

Responsibilities:

  • Site and grounds maintenance including but not limited to: all attractions, physical structures, landscaping, ponds and buildings on the farm
  • Assist with general summer build projects and new activities on the farm
  • Document and report anything not in working order, and fix (if able) or ensure the item is attended to in a timely manner
  • Hedge Trimming and Tree Pruning, including mazes and other areas on the property
  • Upkeep of all mazes, including trimming, ‘vetching’/weeding, upkeep of games and structures inside the mazes, maintenance of pathways
  • Roadwork, pathway maintenance, using Tractors/ Shovels/ Rakes as per scope of the job
  • Safely Operating Heavy Machinery including cars, trucks, tractors, gators, and other farm equipment and trailers
  • Providing help with moving goods and physical assistance with other departments on the farm
  • Assisting with planting, weeding, inspections to maintain and ensure a quality crop and harvest of multiple types of vegetation
  • Assist with set up and tear down of events and festivals such as Haunting Season and A Country Christmas
  • Additional duties may arise

Skills: 

  • Basic carpentry skills, experience working with power tools
  • Problem-solver, self-starter
  • Driver’s License Level G – reliable transportation to the farm
  • Experience with driving heavy machinery is an asset
  • Experience with landscaping is preferred but not necessary
  • Attention to detail, ability to perform list of tasks in a timely manner
  • Proficient in time management
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to lift over 50kg 
  • Able to stand for long periods and walk long distances
  • Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm availability, occasional weekend hours
  • 18+ years old

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary
Salary: From $16-18/hour. Pursuant to experience.
Location: 7893 Bleeks Rd, Munster, ON
Apply: Please email us at info@saunderssfarm.com with a cover letter and your resume. 


Gardener/Landscaper

Responsible for planning and maintaining all gardens at the farm, whether in beds or containers.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the planting and maintenance of plants, flowers, shrubs in garden beds are kept neat and attractive
  • Basic knowledge and identification of flowers and plants, their needs and how to care for them
  • Knowledge of gardening tasks is required (pruning, planting, digging holes, weed control, raking, growing zones)
  • Some landscape planning with aesthetic considerations
  • Plant and nurture new trees, flowers, and various plants.
  • Ongoing garden maintenance through thorough watering, fertilizing, and weeding upkeep that aligns with our events schedule
  • Container gardening water plan and implementation
  • Harvest vegetables
  • Work with hand tools and basic light machinery such as plant vehicles, and small rototillers
  • Service garden equipment
  • Maintain meticulous gardens by clearing rubbish and litter from garden beds and grounds
  • Must be physically able and willing to work in all weather conditions
  • Other duties as assigned

Skills and Qualifications:

Physically able; Attention to Detail; Plant, Flower, Vegetable knowledge; Aesthetic Layout and Planning; Meticulous; Team Player; 2+ Years Experience.

Please note: Saunders Farm is NOT on a bus route…short walk from Munster, LONG walk from Stittsville…

Benefits:

  • Flexible working hours
  • On-site parking
  • Discounted/free food

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary
Salary: $16.00-$18.00/hour. Pursuant to experience.
Apply: Please email us at info@saundersfarm.com with a cover letter and your resume. 


Candy Maker Lead

We are currently recruiting for a self-motivated foodie who takes food standards seriously. This person will assist with all aspects of the candy production process, preparing items from recipes for consumption throughout the farm. They will also be responsible for promoting a fun and creative working environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Works closely with the Retail Manager on the following: 
    • Production and people scheduling;
    • Sales tracking;
    • Inventory reporting 
  • Leads the Candy Masters in the making and packaging of confectionery items, assessing performance and giving real-time feedback
  • Making and maintaining all confections retails items (kettle corn, fudge, candy apples and more!) 
  • Works towards meeting daily and weekly key performance indicators (KPIs) 
  • Ensures safety measures and production levels are met in a fun and supportive environment 

Skills & Qualifications:

  • You must be 18 years of age to be considered for this role
  • Candy Master experience is an asset 
  • Food handlers and First Aid certificates are an asset 
  • Ability to lift 30-35 lbs 
  • Computer skills (scheduling software, Google Suite) 
  • Demonstrate a desire to work in a guest service and team environment 
  • We are looking for someone who can take initiative and work independently

Job Types: Temp/full-time (7 month contract)
Salary: From $16-18/hr. Pursuant to experience.
Working Hours: Hands on. Full-time 37.5-40 hours/week. Occasional weekends leading up to larger events.
Location: 7893 Bleeks Rd, Munster, ON
Apply: Please email us at info@saundersfarm.com with a cover letter and your resume. 


Server

We are currently recruiting for a friendly, hard working, customer service oriented server to work events at Saunders Farm.

Responsibilities:

  • Greeting guests on arrival
  • Providing excellent customer service during their dining experience 
  • Taking feedback from diners 
  • Cleaning tables as they finish
  • Carrying drinks and food from the kitchen or bar area to the tables 
  • Memorizing the food menu and wine list as well as any specific items
  • Setting tables throughout the shift

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Ability to provide excellent customer service to all guests
  • Friendly, approachable, customer service oriented
  • Ability to task switch and to cater to multiple groups at one time 
  • Ability to resolve conflict and solve problems
  • Ability to take and give feedback
  • Ability to learn quickly on the job

Job Types: Temp/full-time (7 month contract)
Salary: From $17.00/hour
Working Hours: 20-30 hours/week. Ability to work weekends. Weekdays and Weekends – Weekends include evenings.  Must be willing to work long hours leading up to and during the events. 
Location: 7893 Bleeks Rd, Munster, ON
Apply: Please email us at info@saundersfarm.com with a cover letter and your resume. 


Banquet Captain

We are currently recruiting for a friendly, hard working, customer service-oriented server to work events at Saunders Farm.

Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing serving team
  • Liaising with the Chef and Bar team 
  • Assisting with scheduling and managing of service team
  • Providing excellent customer service during their dining experience 
  • Taking feedback from diners 
  • Assisting with service and set up/take down as needed
  • Carrying drinks and food from the kitchen or bar area to the tables 
  • Knowing the food menu and wine list as well as any unique menu items

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Ability to provide excellent customer service to all guests
  • Friendly, approachable, customer service oriented
  • Ability to task switch and to cater to multiple groups at one time 
  • Ability to resolve conflict and solve problems
  • Ability to give and receive feedback  
  • Knowledge of point of sale systems
  • Ability to learn quickly on the job

Job Type: Hourly $17.00 
Working Hours: 20-30 hours/week. Ability to work weekends. Weekdays and Weekends – Weekends include evenings.  Must be willing to work long hours leading up to and during the events. 
Location: 7893 Bleeks Rd, Munster, ON
Apply: Please email us at info@saundersfarm.com with a cover letter and your resume. 


Bartender

We are currently recruiting friendly, hard working, customer service-oriented bartenders to work events at Saunders Farm.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare, serve and clean up for events and day to day operations
  • Liaise with Food Operations team to create positive and memorable experiences
  • Ensure bar space follows all licensing requirements and health and safety guidelines
  • Maintenance of all bar and concession food equipment and spaces with pride
  • Stay current on bartending best practices and trends

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Up to date SmartServe certificate 
  • Physically able to stand and move during the length of shift
  • Hospitality industry experience an asset
  • Friendly, approachable, customer service oriented

Job Type: Hourly $17.00
Working Hours: 20-30 hours/week. Ability to work weekends. Weekdays and Weekends – Weekends include evenings.  Must be willing to work long hours leading up to and during the events.
Location: 7893 Bleeks Rd, Munster, ON
Apply: Please email us at info@saundersfarm.com with a cover letter and your resume. 


Apply by emailing us at info@saundersfarm.com 
with a cover letter and your resume. Applicants who match the criteria listed for the job opening will be contacted.