THE MARKET AT GRANARY ROAD & ACTIVE LEARNING PARK TEMPORARILY CLOSED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

Contact Us

Phone:          403-453-ROAD (403-453-7623)
Email:            info@granaryroad.com
Address:       226066 112TH ST W, FOOTHILLS, AB T1S 5S5

Hours of Operation

 

Public Market:
Exciting New and Last Year’s Best Vendors Coming Soon!  

Re-opens May 1st!

Active Learning Park:
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Re-opens May 1st!

Current Employment Opportunities:

Maintenance Lead Hand
GRANARY ROAD has an exciting opportunity for a MAINTENANCE LEAD HAND to join our team.

Granary Road is comprised of a Farmer’s Market, Active Learning Park for Science and Agriculture, and Greenhouse operations. The site sits in the scenic Pine Creek valley just 5km south of Calgary.

Responsibilities

  • Knowledge of all areas of the building, park, and property and proper maintenance with a proactive approach
  • Proficient use of hand and power tools, skid-steer, tractors and other property care equipment including maintenance of all machinery
  • Strong carpentry, plumbing and electrical skills
  • Work indoors and outdoors, in seasonal temperatures and conditions
  • Works well under little to no supervision
  • Good organizational skills
  • Likes variety and takes pride in all that they do
  • Maintains a safe work environment and promotes company core values
  • All trade experience is an asset
  • Farm and farm animal experience is an asset

Qualifications

  • Flexible work hours including holidays and weekends as required.
  • Driver’s License.
  • Pass security check if conducted.
  • Previous job experience is an asset although a successful candidate will be a versatile team player, maintain a positive attitude, and bring a level-headed approach to situations acting as a mentor to others around them.

Qualified candidates should email a resume to HR@GRANARYROAD.COM

Interpretive Guide Position

Granary Road is an outdoor interpretive facility designed to introduce guests of all ages to the world of agriculture. Interpretive Guides work with school field trips, groups, and the public to inspire a love of agriculture and science through interactive education. As a member of the Granary Road team, Interpretive Guides are expected to be friendly, outgoing, engaging, and ensure that guests receive a high-quality educational experience.

Interpretive Guide Position Duties include:

  • Conducting educational tours and programs for school field trips, groups, and the general public
  • Exploring the Discovery Trails with guests while initiating conversations, sharing knowledge and answering questions.
  • Setting up and facilitating special events, day camps, activities, crafts, etc.
  • Assisting with the development and implementation of new educational programs.
  • Maintaining the cleanliness, organization and condition of the trails, playground, and facilities at Granary Road.
  • Learning and assisting with Guest Service duties.
  • Perform any and all duties as requested by the employer that are reasonable and that are customarily performed by a person holding a similar position in the industry.

Position Details

  • Seasonal Position from May to mid-October.
  • Part-time and Full-time positions available.

Position Requirements

  • Must be currently enrolled in a post-secondary institution and returning to school in the fall
  • Proactive, responsible, and can work with minimum supervision
  • A kid-friendly attitude, strong work ethic, and a passion for agriculture and environmental sciences.
  • Ability to work outdoors in varying weather conditions.
  • A background in Biology, Earth Sciences, or Education is an asset.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Due to Granary Road’s location outside of city limits, your own reliable transportation is required.

Please send your cover letter and resume to HR@GRANARYROAD.COM.

We thank you in advance for your interest in this position, however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Janitor

GRANARY ROAD has an exciting opportunity for a Janitor to join our team.

Granary Road is comprised of a Farmer’s Market, Active Learning Park for Science and Agriculture, and Greenhouse operations. The site sits in the scenic Pine Creek valley just 5km south of Calgary. To learn more about our company visit our website at www.granaryroad.com.

 Granary Road is seeking industrial cleaners for our Market. Various shift lengths and start times, a great way to supplement income.

 Requirements:

  • Physically able to handle repetitive work, kneel / bend for extended periods of time
  • Previous cleaning experience an asset
  • Strong attention to detail and be able to work with minimal supervision
  • Reliable transportation is required as we are located 5 kilometers outside of the city.

Job duties:

  • Cleaning and sanitizing public washrooms
  • Empty garbage / recycle bins.
  • Replenishing of products / stock when needed
  • Office cleaning, floors, cabinets, etc.

Schedule and Hours:

Qualified candidates will be able to work Friday, Saturday, and Sundays in between the hours of 9 am and 6 pm in our non-peak season (May, June, September, October). During our peak season (July and August) candidates will be available to work Wednesday through Sunday between the hours of 9 am and 6pm.

Qualified candidates should email a resume to HR@GRANARYROAD.COM or apply online.

Maintenance

GRANARY ROAD has an exciting opportunity for a MAINTENANCE LABOURER to join our team.

Granary Road is comprised of a Farmer’s Market, Active Learning Park for Science and Agriculture, and Greenhouse operations. The site sits in the scenic Pine Creek valley just 5km south of Calgary. To learn more about our company visit our website at www.granaryroad.com.

Want an opportunity to learn a variety of skills? Come work at Granary Road!

  • Your role will be to assist in the maintenance and upkeep of buildings, our park & landscapes.
  • Previous job experience is not required. A successful candidate will have a good attitude and willingness to learn.
  • Reliable transportation is required as we are located 5 kilometers outside of the city.
  • A Class 5 Drivers License is required to complete job duties.

Qualified candidates should email a resume to ADMIN@GRANARYROAD.COM or apply online. 

HAVE A QUESTION OR COMMENT FOR GRANARY ROAD?

Fill out our Contact Form below for all general inquiries or contact us directly for more specific inquiries.

If you would like to become a vendor, please visit the “Become A Vendor” page.

*Please note that outside food & beverage is prohibited from the Public Market at Granary Road however, there are a variety of food vendors & a great restaurant, Smoke N Fusion inside. Bag lunches are allowed in the Active Learning Park at Granary Road within reason. If you have any questions, any of our staff would be more than happy to answer any inquiries.

Thank you and we hope to see you again soon!

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