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Farm Labourer

Employer

Greenblade Landscape

Date Posted

January 16, 2023

Languages

English
  • Location Albright, AB
  • Earnings $15.65 hourly
  • Work Hours 44 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 4  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 15, 2023
Job Requirements

Employer

Greenblade Landscape

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Work setting

  • Staff accommodation available
  • Urban area

Tasks

  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Fertilize and spray crops
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Write daily basic progress reports

Type of product

  • Coniferous trees
  • Deciduous trees

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Loader
  • Planting equipment
  • Sprayer or duster
  • Tillage equipment
  • Tractor

Automated systems experience

Automated irrigation system

Security and safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal suitability

  • Organized
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Financial benefits

Bonus

Long term benefits

Group insurance benefits


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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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Motor Coordination

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Manual Dexterity

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