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Job Details

Farm Worker, Vegetables

Posted on Mar 31, 2021 by Haarsma Farms Ltd.

  • Location Spruce Grove, AB
  • Earnings $2,500.00 to $4,500.00 monthly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Apr 20, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Haarsma Farms Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Major Work Area

Equipment operation

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Vegetable harvester
  • Tractor
  • Planting equipment
  • Loader
  • Combine harvester

Experience

5 years or more

Additional Skills

Maintain equipment

Type of Crops

Potatoes

Specific Skills

  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Maintain farm machinery, equipment and buildings
  • Harvest crops
  • Examine produce for quality and prepare for market

Specific Skills - Field Crops

Vegetable culling

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Work Location Information

Rural area

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Organized

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills

Grading


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 e-mail:

mark@haarsmafarms.ca

By phone:

780-499-5201 Business Hours: 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Advertised Until

Apr 20, 2021

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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