Beekeeper Assistant

Kemptville Part Time

The Barking Bee Company - Job Details

Posted: Mar 06, 2024
Expires: Apr 08, 2024

The Barking Bee Company is a beekeeping business based in Kemptville.  We are dedicated to providing high-quality honey products while maintaining the health and safety of our bees.

Employment lenght:

  • Approximately May - October (start and end date flexible)
  • 20-40 hours per week, including some weekend hours

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in beekeeping tasks such as hive inspections, honey extraction, and equipment construction and maintenance
  • Help with the transportation and setup of hives to different locations
  • Monitors and report any issues or abnormalities with the hives or bees
  • Assist in the production and packaging of honey products
  • Maintain a clean and organized work environment

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in beekeeping or a related field is an asset, but not required.  All required knowledge/skills will be provided on site and as required
  • Comfortable working in outdoor environments and in all weather conditions
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to follow instructions
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Driver’s license, clean abstract and reliable transportation an asset
  • Previous experience working with hand tools and woodworking equipment
  • Not allergic to bee stings
  • Ability to lift and carry at least 50 pounds

Please send your Resume to:  steve@thebarkingbeecompany


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