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Job Details

Farm Worker, Vegetables

Posted on Nov 05, 2020 by DOUG EDGAR FARMS LTD

  • Location Innisfail, AB
  • Earnings $15.20 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 6  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 05, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

DOUG EDGAR FARMS LTD

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

Vegetable harvester

Experience

No experience

Type of Farm Operations

Other vegetables and melon farming (except potato)

Specific Skills

  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Harvest crops
  • Fertilize and spray crops
  • Examine produce for quality and prepare for market

Specific Skills - Field Crops

  • Hand harvesting vegetables
  • Hoeing crops
  • Vegetable culling

Work Site Environment

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

Transportation/Travel Information

Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Judgement

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 Mail:

1465 Township Rd 352
Red Deer County, Alberta T4G0M8

Advertised Until

Dec 05, 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 Farm Worker, Vegetables 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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