Join us!

We are always looking for new individuals to join the Fields Forward Network! We have ongoing working groups looking at specific issues and opportunities, an Impact Team that meets regularly to look at the big picture, and a small, but dedicated group of staff that keep initiatives going!


Current Job Opportunities:

Kootenay Employment Services Development Society is seeking a Manager for the newly created Food Venture Collaborative. This is an initiative through Fields Forward, with the goal to support agri-food product development and farm producers in the Creston Valley-Kootenay Lake region. We are looking for an entrepreneurial strategic thinker to join our team to help develop new products and open markets for local farm and food producers.

This job posting has now closed. Thank you to those who applied.


Are you a food/agricultural professional with a desire to see more growth in the industry? We’re looking for you!

The Fields Forward Community Impact Team is a group of highly motivated agri-food professionals who identify and champion community projects to see real changes and growth in the agri-food industry. Our latest project has brought a mobile juice press into the Valley to create new value-added products for local farmers.

If you are forward thinking, interested in good food, have a passion for progress and a collaborative attitude, we would love to have you join our team. We are action-focused and work towards large funded projects, so a time-commitment of 5 hours per week is required.

Get in on building a stronger agri-food sector in the Creston Valley – Kootenay Lake district.

Call Jen Comer at 250-428-5655 ext. 425 or email

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