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Maintenance Position for Luxury Camp on Waterfront Organic Farm in Prince Edward County

Posted on April 15, 2021

$17-$22/hr, based on qualifications and experience. May to end of October, full-time, 30-40 hours per week, Monday to Friday.  Staff accommodations may be available onsite. We offer a rewarding, fun and safe work environment in a luxury outdoor forest camp.

Fronterra is a 58 acre organic farm located in Prince Edward County (2 hours from Toronto). Our family farm produces cut flowers and aromatics, vegetables, hops, barley and wheat. During the tourist season, Fronterra offers luxury camping and agro-tourism experiences that connect guests to nature while transferring related skills that have a positive impact on the environment. Fronterra’s vision is to foster a shift toward healthy, sustainable lifestyles and promote the understanding of our connection to the diversity of the natural world that sustains us.  

Fronterra is looking for a Maintenance position to assist with the start-up, shutdown and upkeep of our 10 heritage-themed luxury prospector tents and sites that are generously spaced 30 m apart in an old growth forest. This position will perform maintenance and general carpentry work to ensure a safe, functional and attractive outdoor facilites for the camp guests. The main duties consist in making repairs, building and site maintenance while participating in developing new projects such as decks, trails and fences.  The maintenance position also supports housekeepers as needed and may also join farming duties when required.

Skills & Qualifications

The candidate must have the following set of skills and qualifications:

  • Ability to work with a team and independently with strong problem-solving/troubleshooting skills
  • Comfortable performing physically demanding tasks outside
  • Competency in general carpentry and building
  • Understanding of DC electrical systems (pumps and solar), plumbing, and small engine maintenance, solar systems, etc.
  • Health and Safety mindfulness. We take safety very seriously at the farm.  Candidates must adhere to our safety policies including current COVID guidelines
  • Current police background check

How To Apply

Please send your CV, a cover letter and two references (previous employers preferred) to

Only the candidates selected for an online interview will be contacted. We thank you for your interest and are looking forward to hearing from you!

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