General Farm Worker
EmployerDiscount Movers Ltd.
Date PostedSeptember 20, 2021
Location Red Deer County, AB
Earnings $15.42 to $17.42 hourly (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 45 to 60 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date Nov 17, 2021
Discount Movers Ltd.
No degree, certificate or diploma
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Type of Farm Operations
Fruit and vegetable combination farming
- 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
- Set and monitor water lines, air flow and temperature in barns, pens and chicken coops
Specific Skills - Field Crops
- Hand harvesting vegetables
- Vegetable culling
Work Site Environment
- Confined spaces
Travel expenses paid by employer
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Repetitive tasks
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Attention to detail
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Standing for extended periods
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
Work Location Information
- Rural area
- Staff accommodation available
- Remote location
Agricultural Service Contractors Specific Skills
- Team player
- Ability to multitask
Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills
- Cleaning crop
- Fruit trees training
- Harvesting seedlings
- Vertical farming system
- Greenhouse cleaning
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.
28413 Township Road 392
Red Deer County, Alberta T4E1C8
Nov 17, 2021
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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
Interest in driving - operating and maintaining farm machinery and equipment
Interest in detecting disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry
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