Farm Equipment Operator
EmployerPeony Farms Ltd.
Date PostedOctober 12, 2021
Location Lacombe, AB
Earnings $18.00 to $25.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date Oct 26, 2021
Peony Farms Ltd.
No degree, certificate or diploma
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Class 3/3F/DF Licence (trailer truck, vehicles with more than 3 axles)
Equipment and Machinery Experience
- Tillage equipment
- Sprayer or duster
- Seed drill
- Planting equipment
- Manure spreader
- Forage equipment
- Farm truck
- Fertilizer applicator
- Combine harvester
2 years to less than 3 years
Area of Specialization
Type of Farm Operations
- Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots
- Wheat farming
- Other grain farming
- Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
- Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
- Harvest crops
- Feed and tend animals
- Fertilize and spray crops
Security and Safety
Driving record check (abstract)
Work Site Environment
Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Work under pressure
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Attention to detail
- Hand-eye co-ordination
- Overtime required
Work Location Information
- Rural area
- Staff accommodation available
Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
Group Insurance Benefits
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.
Oct 26, 2021
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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
Interest in driving - operating and maintaining farm machinery and equipment
Interest in detecting disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry
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