Garden Coordinator Posting

Part-Time Contract

Position Term:                July to November 2020

Remuneration:                $20.00/hour

Number of Positions: 1

Contract Description (full job description attached as PDF below):

The Community Garden Coordinator will:

  • coordinate the operations of Kitigànensag, the GSA-Carleton Community Garden
  • assist in the development of policies and procedures relating to the garden
  • manage the distribution of plots, and the horticultural development of the site
  • oversee a budget and organize events
  • coordinate volunteers, and ensure rules are followed
  • attend regular meetings
  • maintain close communication with the GSA Executive and staff
  • other duties as required


  • experience with community garden or related projects
  • basic knowledge of gardening practices
  • experience coordinating volunteers
  • knowledge of the Carleton University campus and the role of the GSA
  • self-motivating and independent worker
  • enjoys working with people

Deadline: June 17th 2020

Submit cover letter & resumés (preferably as one document) to:

Hiring Committee

600 University Centre, Carleton University

(Word or PDF only):

The GSA values employment and educational equity and welcomes applications from diverse groups including (but not limited to): women, Indigenous people; people of colour; people with disabilities; international students; and gay, lesbian, bisexual, nonbinary and transgender people, as well as those with intersecting identities and experiences..

Only those who are granted interviews will be contacted. Graduate students will be given preference.