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Job Details

Farm Labourer

Employer

Farming Worx Inc.

Date Posted

July 29, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $15.20 hourly
  • Work Hours 32 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 14  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Aug 12, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Farming Worx Inc.

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Work Site Environment

  • Hog and pig farming
  • Layer poultry farming
  • Livestock combination farming
  • Organic farming
  • Other miscellaneous animal farming
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Confined spaces
  • Dangerous
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Work Setting

Rural area

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

First Aid Certificate

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years


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

Interest Codes

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 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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