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Farm Foreman/Woman

Employer

1246082 Alberta Ltd.

Date Posted

January 20, 2023

Languages

English
  • Location Ardmore, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 to $23.50 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 65 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Feb 19, 2023
Job Requirements

Employer

1246082 Alberta Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work site environment

  • Other miscellaneous crop farming
  • Hot
  • Noisy
  • Outdoors

Work setting

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available

Tasks

  • Co-ordinate and supervise the work of general farm workers and harvesting labourers
  • Develop work schedules and establish procedures
  • Ensure farm safety and bio-security procedures are followed
  • Maintain quality control and production records
  • Supervise and oversee breeding and other livestock-related programs
  • Supervise and oversee growing and other crop-related operations
  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Perform general farm duties

Supervision

5-10 people

Apiary and honey harvesting experience

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

Security and safety

Driver's validity licence check

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Overtime required

Personal suitability

  • Excellent oral communication
  • Organized
  • Team player

Experience

5 years or more

Financial benefits

Bonus


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Farm Foreman/Woman is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Agricultural and Related Service Contractors and Managers
OBJECTIVE

Interest in handling machinery and equipment; and in participating in the provision of services

METHODICAL

Interest in co-ordinating and maintaining financial and operational records; and in hiring and training workers

innovative

Interest in negotiating with farmers and farm managers regarding services

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 for this NOC group 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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Abilities

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General Learning Ability

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Interest Codes

Specialized Livestock Workers
METHODICAL

Interest in handling equipment to perform general farm duties; and in maintaining livestock performance records and in training horses

INNOVATIVE

Interest in co-ordinating information to formulate feeding programs

directive

Interest in supervising feeding, health and breeding programs; may supervise general farm workers and harvesting labourers

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 for this NOC group 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.

Learn About Interests

Learn More

Abilities

Compared to my abilities

The abilities related to this job are shown along with your selected abilities.

Typical ability expectations for this job
Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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