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Job Details

Farm Worker

Employer

Double F Farms

Date Posted

October 21, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Kirriemuir, AB
  • Earnings $22.00 to $25.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 70 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 4  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 15, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Double F Farms

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Tractor
  • Tillage equipment
  • Swather
  • Sprayer or duster
  • Seed drill
  • Loader
  • Lift truck
  • Haying equipment
  • Farm truck
  • Combine harvester

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Type of Farm Operations

  • Other miscellaneous crop farming
  • Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots
  • Hay farming
  • Oilseed (except soybean) farming
  • Wheat farming
  • Other grain farming
  • Livestock combination farming

Specific Skills

  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Harvest crops
  • Fertilize and spray crops

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • 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
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available

Automated Systems Experience

  • Storage and silage system
  • Bulk grain or feed handling - automated

Personal Suitability

Team player

Benefits

  • Medical Benefits
  • Disability Benefits
  • Dental Benefits
  • Life Insurance Benefits

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:

Land Location: SE-17-34-2-W4
Kirriemuir, Alberta T0C1R0

Advertised Until

Dec 15, 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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