Employment

Our facility operates on a mostly seasonal basis….  As a registered charity, we simply do not have the budget to hire additional staff outside our busy times!  We do however, hire instructors for unique classes and programs! Got an idea for something we should offer?  Let us know!  We are a placement site for Conestoga College Students, and in the Summer we hire students as staff.  

Summer Student & Seasonal Positions:

2019 Agriventure Day Camp Educators: A wonderful way for students (must have completed one year of post secondary education) to get amazing hands on experience educating, working with the public and students.  Seeking individuals with a passion for Environmental Education and Food & Cooking. Please contact Amy Bumbacco at amy@stecklehomestead.ca

2019 Wedding and Event Site Staff:  The successful candidate would be responsible for assisting with vendor coordination and guest comfort during weddings on Saturdays and occasional Sundays, as well as being the key staff for our Open Tuesdays. This a heavy commitment to weekends May through to September, but is a great opportunity to enter the wedding industry. Light cleaning is required in this position, and some knowledge of farm life and Steckle’s values would be a huge asset!  Please contact Linnea Knight directly at events@stecklehomestead.ca 

April 2019 Animal Caretaker : We are looking for someone to care for our animals, starting in March. This position is roughly 3 hours a day, 3-4 mornings a week on a year round basis. Great second job for people that want to start their day in the best way possible! The successful candidate would be responsible for feeding our various farm animals, cleaning their paddocks and stalls, and maintaining the high level of care that we expect for our furry friends. A keen eye for detail and strong initiative is a HUGE asset to us! We are looking for someone with farm experience, and a willingness to study and learn more with us every day!  Please contact Amy Bumbacco at amy@stecklehomestead.ca

Please attach your resume as a PDF, with the position in the subject. Your email is your cover letter, so tell us why you’d be a great addition to our staff, and what skills/hobbies/past experiences relate to your desire to work here.