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Job Details

Farm Worker

Posted on Mar 16, 2021 by Creek Side Seed Potato Farms Ltd.

  • Location Calmar, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 50 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date May 08, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Creek Side Seed Potato Farms Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Vegetable harvester
  • Sprayer or duster
  • Seed drill
  • Planting equipment
  • Farm truck
  • Combine harvester

Experience

Experience an asset

Type of Farm Operations

  • Potato and vegetable
  • Wheat farming
  • Other grain farming

Type of Crops

Potatoes

Specific Skills

  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Harvest crops
  • Fertilize and spray crops
  • Detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry
  • Examine produce for quality and prepare for market

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

Rural area

Automated Systems Experience

Automated irrigation system


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:

Box 1233
Calmar, Alberta T0C0V0

Advertised Until

May 08, 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 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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