Employment


November 2020 We have one position available: Indoor Farm Web, SEO & Social Media Developer

Sky Harvest is Canada’s first certified organic, urban farm.  Our work transforms the urban landscape, improves access to healthy produce and provides a place of community, education and work for local residents.  Our current focus is growing microgreens and delivering them by bicycle to Vancouver’s top chefs and grocery stores.  We are looking for candidates with a strong sense of social and environmental responsibility, interested in joining our team of dedicated employees and volunteers whose unique talents shape Sky Harvest’s development.

Our day-to-day activities are driven by three core values:

  1. Lead by example: Providing a strong example of corporate social responsibility in business
  2. Inspire and assist: Spur the adoption of sustainability principles into others’ operations whenever feasible
  3. Innovate: Use innovation to move society towards sustainability and thrive-ability

Indoor Farm Web, SEO & Social Media Developer

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Full platform overhaul & update of our website
  • Finish the development of our Web store
  • Implement our SEO plan
  • Introduce a comprehensive social media engagement strategy
  • Introduce additional social media platforms
  • Streamline our new online ordering platform with our existing accounting and ordering software
  • Use our weekly ordering information to create algorithms in order to increase accuracy of our production systems
  • Design/implement an inventory management system for our operations. Check my site.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Funding Requirements: Post-secondary graduates across Canadian provinces are eligible as well as High School graduates in Territories. You must be between 15-30 years of age.
  • Experienced in WordPress, WooCommerce platforms and relevant plug-ins
  • Well-versed in all current social media platforms
  • Experienced with SEO development for web-stores
  • Familiar with inventory management systems
  • Interest in urban agriculture activities and passionate about sustainability and local food systems
  • Fun and easygoing personality
  • Ability to work independently
  • Video editing is an asset, please specify if you have this skillset

IMPORTANT DETAILS

  • 2-3 days/ week 16-24 hours Tuesday-Thursday
  • Start time: Immediate/ Flexible
  • Pay: $29.00/hr + 4% vacation pay
  • Candidate must be able to work Remotely the majority of the time

APPLICATION:

Please submit an introduction of yourself, why you think you would be a good fit with us, a resume and Application with any questions you may have about us or the position to: 

aaron (at) skyharvest.ca