We're Hiring!

Sustainable South Osborne Community Cooperative (SSOCC) is now hiring for our summer 2018 Urban Green Team position! 

This sustainable garden assistant will be responsible for:

  • Helping to maintain SSOCC's various community garden sites and community tree orchard, including planting, watering, weeding, mulching, and harvesting

  • Assisting in the coordination of volunteer garden helpers

  • Engaging and supervising neighbourhood children in gardening activities


We are looking for candidates who….

  • are passionate and knowledgeable about gardening and sustainable local food

  • outgoing, friendly, and energetic

  • hard-working and thoughtful, and

  • work well with children


The work contract for this position will entail approximately 150 hours @ $11.35/hour from mid June to August 2018.  

Applications must be received by June 8th, 2018.  Interviews to be scheduled for the following week.

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to edigerb@mymts.net

Join the growing movement of community-based urban agriculture in South Osborne.

What is it? The South Osborne Permaculture Commons is a network of community garden spaces and food-related sustainability programs and events in Winnipeg’s Lord Roberts and Riverview neighbourhoods.


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 Permaculture Peppers (photo by Tiffany Grenkow)

Permaculture Peppers (photo by Tiffany Grenkow)

Check out the article in the Sou'Wester written by Danielle Da Silva here