Sprout Production Lead

TapRoot Farms

Job Title: Sprout Production Lead

Job Location: TapRoot Farms, Port Williams Nova Scotia 

Start Date: Immediately

Designation: Full-time, 35 hours/week 

Days of Work: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 

Compensation: $16 – 20/hr depending on experience, skills, and references

We are looking for someone who wants to work alone, who loves everything being really clean, pays attention to details, enjoys repetitive work, is a self starter, is clean, dependable and organized. If you love a clean laboratory type environment where you can listen to podcasts all day, we have the job for you. 

Duties and Responsibilities include 

  • Responsible for all aspects of the sprouting room including:
    – Keeping track of box, seed and label inventory 
    – Starting, rinsing, splitting, hauling, and packing of sprouts
    – Monitoring temperature and humidity
    – Paying attention to sprouts as they grow: quality assurance
    – Washing and Sanitizing of all sprouting tools after packing following the cleaning protocol 
    – Ensuring timely laundering of lab coats
  • Following all protocol to safely and effectively rinse the sprouts
  • Keeping workspace clean; cleaning and washing
  • Completing required logs/paperwork
  • Delivering of sprouts when required
  • Requesting supplies be ordered when needed


  • Excellent organization skills, including good time management
  • Attention to surroundings and details
  • Ability to work independently
  • Arrive on time and prepared for work
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work quickly and consistently while maintaining high quality
  • Ability to stay focused and on task

To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, and three references to Katelyn by email.

Number of Vacancies: 1
How to Apply: jobs@taprootfarms.ca