At Richters we live and breathe herbs. We love to grow them and we love to use them. We believe in the power of herbs to heal and maintain health. We enjoy herbs in cooking, in tea, for fragrance and for body care. And we love to communicate our love of herbs to our customers.

Do you see yourself fitting in with a team dedicated to the core values of Richters? Do you live within 30 minutes of Richters, or are you prepared to move to within that distance? If yes, we invite you to apply for the open positions below.

To apply, fax or email your resume to Human Resources at 1.905.640.6641 or hr@richters.com. Indicate the position you are applying for from the list below. We apologize that we cannot reply to all applicants; only those of interest to Richters will be contacted. Thank you for your interest.

Retail

Retail Associate
The ideal candidate will posses a polite and friendly personality and have a combination of customer service skills and a solid knowledge of herbs. Computer skills and cash register experience would be an asset. This is a full-time seasonal position (January-June). Hours of work vary and fall between the hours of 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. Weekends and longer hours may be required at certain times. Statutory holidays will be required to be worked and there will be no vacation time available during the 6 month period of employment.

Greenhouse

Greenhouse Associates
Our greenhouse is a fast paced environment during our peak season. We are looking for candidates who enjoy working with plants and have the ability to step into various roles as required within the greenhouse. Ideal candidates would have some greenhouse/herb experience. This is a full-time seasonal position (January-June). Hours of work vary and fall between the hours of 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. Weekends and longer hours may be required at certain times. Statutory holidays will be required to be worked and there will be no vacation time available during the 6 month period of employment.

Mailorder

Order Entry
This position involves taking phone orders, entering orders, and processing orders. Candidates for this position are comfortable with computers, are pleasant on the phone, and are able to handle a variety of tasks in a busy office setting. This is a full-time seasonal position (January-June). Hours of work vary and fall between the hours of 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. Weekends and longer hours may be required at certain times. Statutory holidays will be required to be worked and there will be no vacation time available during the 6 month period of employment.

Shipping

Shipper
The shipper is responsible for properly packing, labeling and scanning all packages leaving Richters in a timely manner. The position will be filled by a person who is energetic, organized, accurate, and quick with hands. Occasional lifting of heavy packages is required. This is full-time seasonal position (January-June). Hours of work vary and fall between the hours of 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. Weekends and longer hours may be required at certain times. Statutory holidays will be required to be worked and there will be no vacation time available during the 6 month period of employment.

Maintenance

Handyman / Caretaker
The farm handyman and caretaker is responsible for the upkeep of greenhouses and related buildings, equipment, and surrounding grounds. The candidate must be handy with tools, understand basic maintenance of buildings and equipment, be able to operate a farm tractor, and be able to operate a snow clearing equipment in winter. This is a permanent year-round live-in position; on-farm accommodation will be provided. Couples are welcome; and greenhouse employment is possible for spouses. This is an opportunity for those who love gardening, plants and the countryside, and love working in a greenhouse environment that can range in temperature from winter cool to summer hot. Weekend work is necessary.

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