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Job Details

Beekeeping Technician

Posted on Aug 24, 2020 by Poelman Apiaries Ltd.

  • Location Fort Macleod, AB
  • Earnings $15.20 to $16.50 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 45 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 18  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Sep 23, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Poelman Apiaries Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills

Apiary work

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

Staff accommodation provided

Automated Systems Experience

Automated honey extractor

Apiary and Honey Harvesting Specific Skills

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

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.

By e-mail:

pollenpal@gmail.com

By Mail:

P.O. Box 1887 suite 102007A Rge Rd 254
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L0Z0

Advertised Until

Sep 23, 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 Beekeeping 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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