Position Term:                    April to November 2017

Remuneration:                    $18.00/hour

Number of Positions:    1

Contract Description:

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: Friday, March 24, 2017 at Noon 

Submit cover letter & resumés to (preferably as one document) to:
Hiring Committee
600 University Centre, Carleton University

(Word or PDF only): jobs@gsacarleton.ca

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