Ben

From: Canada

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    Account Type

    Individual account

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    Travelling to

    Canada, United States

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    Travel dates

    16/01/2021 - 21/04/2021

  • number of facebook friends

    Nº of Facebook friends

    654

  • Badges

    Explorer
    Super Workawayer
    Facebook verified

  • My status

    Travelling

  • Description

    Hi, I'm Ben! I grew up in Toronto, Canada. I spend my summers working in western Canada as a tree planter and the rest of the year traveling and volunteering.

    I have been traveling on and off for the past 6 years, and i have come to realize my favorite parts are learning new skills, and about new geographic places an ecologies. I find I enjoy my experiences much more as an engaged member of a community than as a passive tourist.

    I work well with my hands and enjoy working outdoors. I'm a relaxed person, hate to stress over the little things, which allows me to do work that requires a fair bit of patience. I have experience working in hostels, hotels, food delivery, home renovation, farming (primarily mushrooms, but also some ground crops and livestock) swim teacher/lifeguard and outdoor maintenance. I also speak decent french.

    I look forward to meeting you!

  • Skills and knowledge I'd like to share or learn

    I'm interested in:  

    Eco Projects
    Language practice
    Art Projects

    Some knowledge of:  

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Life at a Farmstay
    Helping around the house
    Animal Care
    Hospitality/Tourism
  • More details about your skills

    Bicycle repair, home repair/painting, cleaning, french, swim lessons, outdoor skills

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    French: Intermediate

    More details about my language interests
    This workawayer has indicated that they would be interested in sharing their language(s) or learning a new language. You can contact them directly to discuss this.

  • Age

    25

  • Nationality

    Canadian

  • What else ...

    I work efficiently as possible to ensure whatever job you need doing is done properly and in good time!

  • Some more information

    • Smoker

    • Driver's licence

    • Allergies

    • Special dietary requirements

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