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General Farm Worker - Harvesting

Employer

Sinke Farms Ltd

Date Posted

June 11, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Picture Butte, AB
  • Earnings $17.44 hourly
  • Work Hours 180 to 200 hours per month
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jun 25, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

Sinke Farms Ltd

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Work site environment

  • Hog and pig farming
  • Other vegetables and melon farming (except potato)
  • Outdoors

Work setting

  • Staff accommodation available
  • Rural area

Tasks

  • Clear fields of wood and stones
  • Pack fruits and vegetables
  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Sort fruits and vegetables
  • Weeding
  • Harvest crops
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Provide agricultural crop services such as plowing, irrigating, cultivating, spraying or harvesting

Type of crops

  • Onions
  • Grains

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Onion seeder
  • Onion transplanter
  • Forklift
  • Vegetable harvester

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is not available

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Ability to work independently
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Walking

Personal suitability

Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Government programs

Recognized employer

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The General Farm Worker - Harvesting 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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Abilities

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