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General Labourer - Farm

Employer

dunvegan gardens

Date Posted

November 21, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Fairview, AB
  • Earnings $15.65 hourly
  • Work Hours 80 to 81 hours bi-weekly
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 4  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 05, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

dunvegan gardens

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Work site environment

  • Fruit and vegetable combination farming
  • Other vegetables and melon farming (except potato)
  • Wet/damp
  • Dusty

Work setting

Staff accommodation available

Tasks

  • Hoeing crops
  • Weeding
  • Harvest crops

Type of crops

  • Cabbage
  • Carrots
  • Cauliflowers
  • Cucumbers
  • Garlic
  • Strawberries
  • Sweet corn
  • Tomatoes
  • Zucchinis

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Fertilizer applicator
  • Forage equipment
  • Haying equipment
  • Planting equipment
  • Tillage equipment
  • Tractor
  • Vegetable harvester

Automated systems experience

Automated irrigation system

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Experience

Will train


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The General Labourer - Farm 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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Motor Coordination

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