At Richters we live and breathe herbs. We love to grow them and we love to use them. We believe in the power of herbs to heal and maintain health. We enjoy herbs in cooking, in tea, for fragrance and for body care. And we love to communicate our love of herbs to our customers.
Do you see yourself fitting in with a team dedicated to the core values of Richters? Do you live within 30 minutes of Richters, or are you prepared to move to within that distance? If yes, we invite you to apply for the open positions below.
To apply, fax or email your resume to Human Resources at 1.905.640.6641 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Indicate the position you are applying for from the list below. We apologize that we cannot reply to all applicants; only those of interest to Richters will be contacted. Thank you for your interest.
The ideal candidate will posses a polite and friendly personality and have a combination of customer service skills and a solid knowledge of herbs and gardening. Computer skills and cash register experience would be an asset. This is a full-time position. Hours of work vary and fall between the hours of 8 a.m. and 6 p.m., including weekends.
Handyman / Caretaker
The farm handyman and caretaker is responsible for the upkeep of greenhouses and related buildings, equipment, and surrounding grounds. The candidate must be handy with tools, understand basic maintenance of buildings and equipment, be able to operate a farm tractor, and be able to operate a snow clearing equipment in winter. The emergency duties may include evenings, weekends, and holidays. This is a permanent year-round position. On-farm accommodation is possible. This is an opportunity for those who love gardening, plants and the countryside, and love working in a greenhouse environment that can range in from winter cool to summer hot. The main responsibilities are:
The successful candidate will also learn basic greenhouse production skills as required.
- General maintenance of greenhouses, warehouse and office.
- Preventive maintenance on machines, equipment, and facilities.
- Basic mechanical and electrical troubleshooting and repair of equipment.
- Operate a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters, and material handling equipment.
- Operate grass cutting, trimming and snow removal equipment