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Job Details

General Farm Worker

Posted on Feb 02, 2021 by Rocky Mountain Show Jumping

  • Location Foothills, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 4  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Mar 04, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Rocky Mountain Show Jumping

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Other Languages

No linguistic content; Not applicable

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Tractor
  • Manure spreader
  • Loader
  • Irrigation pumps and equipment
  • Haying equipment
  • Farm truck

Experience

Experience an asset

Area of Work Experience

Irrigation and drainage

Type of Farm Operations

Hay farming

Specific Skills

  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Feed and tend animals
  • Clean stables, barns, barnyards and pens
  • Detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry
  • Set and monitor water lines, air flow and temperature in barns, pens and chicken coops
  • Monitoring animal health

Specific Skills - Field Crops

Stone and/or wood picking

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available

Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills

  • Feed inventory
  • Handling animals
  • Show horse preparation
  • Farm animal grooming

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Judgement
  • Organized

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:

jobs@rmsj.ca

By phone:

403-256-8652 Ext. 1 Business Hours: 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM

By Mail:

231-132 250 Shawville Blvd SE
Calgary, Alberta T2Y2Z7

Advertised Until

Mar 04, 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 General 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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