Supervisor, Cowichan Community Garden Centre Job Openings by Cowichan Green Community Society in Duncan

Job Title Supervisor, Cowichan Community Garden Centre Job Openings Duncan Cowichan Green Community Society
Pub Date 16 March 2020
Company Cowichan Green Community Society
Location Duncan

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Cowichan Green Community Society Recruitment 2020

Supervisor, Cowichan Community Garden Centre Job Openings in Duncan

Overview: This position will report directly to the Manager and is responsible for the supervision of the JCP, Garden Centre project. This position will coordinate all the activities related to the project and will be a full time, contract staff position.

Duties: This position will be accountable for the following:

Project Management:

· Coordinate all deliverables including setting up project timeline and budget

· Supervise all participants including creating individual work plans, supervising work performance, providing training, mentorship, and feedback

· Market and promote the project including public engagement

· Organize and deliver any events and workshops

· Plan, organize, and implement all project including the set up and implementation of a garden centre

· Meet and/or exceed all project milestones:

o Selecting 3 participants

o Completing additional market research including attending Seedy Saturday events

o Implementing water catchment processes

o Organizing field trips

o Designing and building infrastructure including greenhouse

o Organizing the selection and care of plants

o Organizing schedules – planting, seeding, watering etc

o Engaging volunteers

o Completing funder reporting


· Complete project business plan

· Assist with managing the project budget including preparation of:

o monthly reporting

o expenditure tracking

o invoice and payment processing

o final report


· Communicate clearly with participants, staff, and management.

· Keep the Manager fully informed on the status of the project deliverables.


· Design and/or update all marketing materials including:

o Web page updates

o Blogs/articles

o Posters

o Advertisements

o Media Releases

· Set up a marketing strategy with timelines consistent with program deliverables.


· Perform other duties as required by the Manager.

Experience and Knowledge:

· A valid BC driver's license is required.

· Extensive skills and knowledge in agriculture practices

· Post-secondary graduate.

· Strong marketing and small business skills and experience.

· Proven facilitation, communication, and workshop leadership skills.

· Strong Project Management experience.

· Supervisory experience.

· Excellent knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and the Internet.

· Two or more years of work at a community non-profit organization.

Skills and Competencies:

· Adaptability: Demonstrates a willingness to be flexible, versatile and/or tolerant in a changing work environment while maintaining effectiveness and efficiency.

· Relationship Building: Establishes and maintain positive working relationships with others, both internally and externally, to achieve the goals of the program.

· Communication: Speaks, listens and writes in a clear, thorough and timely manner using appropriate and effective communication tools and techniques.

· Creativity/Innovation: Develops new and unique ways to promote the program and engage community.

· V*olunteer Supervision: * Works cooperatively and effectively with others to engage and inspire volunteers to assist with programs.

· Organizational Skills: Sets priorities, develops a work schedule, monitors progress towards goals, and tracks details, data, information and activities.

· Problem Solving: Assesses problem situations to identify causes, gathers and processes relevant information, generates possible solutions, and makes recommendations to the Manager and/or resolves the problem.

Working Conditions:

· This employee will work outside on the farm as well as in an office environment.

· This employee will work on a fulltime basis of 35 hours paid hours per week, with occasional evenings and weekends for the duration of the contract – to January 2021.


  • Flexible working hours
  • Vacation & paid time off
  • On-site parking
  • Discounted/free food

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $25.00 /hour


  • Supervisory and gardening/farming: 5 years (Preferred)

As one of the leading companies in Canada, Cowichan Green Community Society opens variety of opportunities for employees to grow and make them as future leaders of the professional and disciplined. Cowichan Green Community Society also gives a dynamic work environment in order to encourage employees to give optimally, and at the same time, you are able to escalate new experience and knowledge through the company programs.

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