Jobs

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

Market Manager

GRANARY ROAD has an exciting opportunity for a MARKET MANAGER 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.

Duties & Responsibilities

  1. Ensure smooth day-to-day business operations of Granary Road Public Market.
  2. Commit to the development of Granary Road Public Market by being an advocate for our facility, active learning park, vendors and events.
  3. Recruit new vendors which contribute to making Granary Road Calgary’s premier Public Market destination.
  4. Be on-site during holidays, weekends and special events for coordination and supervision of vendors.
  5. Successful execution of summer and holiday markets.
  6. Establish a thorough set of vendor rules and regulations and ensure compliance.
  7. Strong focus on business development and correspondence with prospective vendors.
  8. Ensure collection of payment from all vendors in a timely and orderly manner.
  9. Build and maintain positive and professional relations with vendors and guests by responding to all needs and complaints proactively.
  10. Strategize to increase Granary Road Public Market customer base and business activities.
  11. Work in close liaison with events and marketing personnel to efficiently promote the market through social media sites, website updates and other initiatives.
  12. Encourage vendor participation and involvement in Granary Road events and develop a cohesive team of vendors.
  13. Create Market floorplans for required day vendor set-up and effectively communicate needs with maintenance personnel.
  14. Inspect and monitor vendor booths for cleanliness and appearances of product(s) or service(s).
  15. Perform other related duties as assigned by Granary Road.

Skills & Qualifications

  1. Previous market experience or supervisory experience is considered an asset.
  2. Previous sales or business development experience is considered an asset.
  3. Must be a self-starter and possess initiative and the ability to work under minimal supervision.
  4. Must possess excellent communication skills.
  5. Must maintain a professional, proactive and solutions-oriented mind set.
  6. Maintain a high level of integrity and leadership in all circumstances.
  7. Willingness to work flexible hours, holidays and weekends as required.

This is a Full-time position. Granary Road offers a competitive salary and benefits package

Qualified candidates should email a resume to ADMIN@GRANARYROAD.COM or apply online. Please put MARKET MANAGER in the SUBJECT TITLE.

Maintenance Manager

GRANARY ROAD, has an exciting opportunity for a MAINTENANCE MANAGER 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 and Duties

  • Ensure proper condition and operation for the upkeep of buildings, landscapes and equipment.
  • Proactively implement and maintain best management practices within the Maintenance Department, with an emphasis on planning/scheduling and preventative maintenance.
  • Hire, motivate, train and develop maintenance staff.
  • Promote a safe work environment, upholding company safety policies and procedures.
  • Maintain equipment records and operating/parts manuals.
  • Purchase and maintain appropriate maintenance parts inventory
  • Timely generation and routing of purchase orders, invoices, and other correspondence.
  • Maintain a clean, well-groomed facility and orderly work areas.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Comprehension of all areas of maintenance including basic grounds/tree care, wood construction, electrical, plumbing, small engines, and small farm operations.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Professional, proactive and solutions oriented.
  • High level of integrity and leadership in all circumstances.
  • 4+ years of repair maintenance experience; strong electrical, mechanical and industrial skills experience.
  • 3 or more years of experience in a managerial or supervisory role.
  • Work indoors and outdoors, in seasonal temperatures and conditions.
  • Willing to work flexible hours, holidays and weekends as required;
  • Use a variety of hand and power tools, skid-steer, tractors and related equipment in performing duties.
  • This is a Full-time position. Granary Road offers a competitive salary and benefits package

Qualified candidates should email a resume to ADMIN@GRANARYROAD.COM. Please put MAINTENANCE MANAGER in the SUBJECT TITLE.

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 ADMIN@GRANARYROAD.COM

Maintenance Labourer

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.

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