Meadowbrook Meat Market is a family owned and operated operation which encompasses a hog farm, pork and beef cutting and processing operation Meadowbrook has two retail locations and many wholesale customers throughout Nova Scotia.

As a company our core value is to promote and support all things local.


We are currently looking to fill the position of a bookkeeper within our organization



  • Post-secondary education (such as a two-year Business Diploma Program, specializing in Accounting) would be an asset

  • 3-5 years of relevant accounting work experience

  • Working knowledge of accounting and thorough understanding of Sage50 is required

  • Strong Microsoft Office skill, especially Excel, is a necessity

  • Ability to be flexible in all aspects including working hours and job description, effectively manage priorities, meet deadlines, and work as a team

  • Motivated to continually ensure integrity and improve financial reporting

  • Knowledge and experience in Human Resources and dealing with WCB would be an asset.

  • Background in customer service would also be an asset.




  • Monthly financial reporting, ensuring timely and relevant monitoring and reporting of financial results

  • Understand and interpret financial data. Assist in monthly variance analysis

  • Responsible for monthly reconciliation of balance sheet accounts and processing journal entries

  • Involvement in standard costing and inventory valuation processes

  • Accounts payable and receivable

  • Recording and balancing daily sales

  • Bi-Weekly Payroll preparation and submission of respective source deductions

  • Preparing HST returns

  • Provides support and responds to information requests in the year-end process

  • Ensure annual license applications, permit applications, and other annual reports are promptly and accurately prepared

  • Completing other general accounting duties as required

  • Vacation relieve and daily support for other office positions


Wages and Benefits


  • To be discussed at time of interview


Farm Hand

Needed We are looking for a motivated person to work as a part-time/fulltime farmhand. This position will include

  1. feeding hogs and cleaning of pens and a variety of other jobs around the farm. We would prefer an individual with experience, but it is not necessary.

  2. We do require that applicants have reliable transportation, and are available to work, including weekends.

  3. We are offering part-time to full-time hours. Hours ranging from 20 to 40 hours weekly.

  4.   Must be organized, have flexibility, in good health, handling heavy loads, a team player with a positive attitude.

Description Reporting to the Farm Manager,  the Farmhand is responsible for the day to day operations in the Hog Farm.

Duties & Responsibilities; 

• Farm operations including animal care (monitoring of equipment, feeders, etc.).

• Mechanical, property and yard maintenance.

• Must have a valid Driver's Licences when operating farm machinery tractor and farm vehicles.

• Must adhere to all health and safety policies and practices


• Experience in general laborer

• Experience in farming is an asset but not required

• Experience in operating tractors and other farming-related equipment is an asset

• Mechanical aptitude is an asset

• Ability to work some weekends and holidays



Somerset Market: 902-538-1106

318 Pleasant Valley Road, Somerset, NS B0P 1E0

Alderney Landing Market:

902 464-2272

2 Octerloney Street Dartmouth,  Nova Scotia B2Y-2W1

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