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General Labourer - Farm

Employer

Manderley Turf Products Inc.

Date Posted

November 22, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Strathmore, AB
  • Earnings $16.25 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 70 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 4  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 22, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Manderley Turf Products Inc.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Asset languages

Spanish; Castilian

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Work setting

  • Rural area
  • Remote location

Tasks

  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Write daily basic progress reports

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Turf grass harvester
  • Fertilizer applicator
  • Lift truck
  • Planting equipment
  • Sprayer or duster
  • Tillage equipment
  • Tractor

Transportation/travel information

Public transportation is not available

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

Screening questions

Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?

Experience

Will train

Health benefits

Health care plan


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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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Abilities

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Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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