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Job Details

Apiary Technician

Posted on Oct 21, 2020 by meijer honeyfarm

  • Location Delia, AB
  • Earnings $17.00 to $22.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 55 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 9  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 18, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

meijer honeyfarm

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Area of Specialization

Forklift

Specific Skills

  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Harvest crops
  • Feed and tend animals
  • Apiary work
  • Write daily basic progress reports
  • Monitoring animal health

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Odours
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Remote location

Automated Systems Experience

Automated honey extractor

Personal Suitability

Team player

Apiary and Honey Harvesting Specific Skills

  • Apiary work
  • Apiary management
  • Harvesting honey
  • Honey bees
  • Detection and treatment of bee diseases
  • Honey farm
  • Knowledge of bee biology

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Dec 18, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Apiary Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
General Farm Workers
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to examine produce for quality and prepare for market, to feed and tend livestock and poultry, and to clean stables, barns, barnyards and pens; and to set and monitor water lines, air flow and temperature in barns, pens and chicken coops

OBJECTIVE

Interest in driving - operating and maintaining farm machinery and equipment

innovative

Interest in detecting disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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