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Job Details

Farm Worker, Vegetables

Employer

Bassano Farms Ltd

Date Posted

September 20, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Bassano, AB
  • Earnings $15.65 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Oct 20, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Bassano Farms Ltd

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Cold/refrigerated
  • Potato and vegetable

Work setting

  • Rural area
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Tasks

  • Hand harvesting vegetables
  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Vegetable culling
  • Harvest crops
  • Examine produce for quality and prepare for market
  • Sort and pack fruits and vegetables

Type of crops

  • Cabbage
  • Carrots
  • Cauliflowers
  • Zucchinis

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Personal suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

Experience

Experience an asset

Screening questions

Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?

Long term benefits

Group insurance benefits


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Farm Worker, Vegetables 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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