General Labourer - Farm
EmployerALBERTA TREE FARMS
Date PostedJanuary 24, 2023
Location Aldersyde, AB
Earnings $17.00 to $22.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 38 to 42 hours per week
Position Seasonal Full Time
Vacancies 8  Vacancies
Closing Date Feb 23, 2023
ALBERTA TREE FARMS
No degree, certificate or diploma
Work site environment
- At heights
- Confined spaces
Staff accommodation provided
- Budding trees
- Christmas tree shearing
- Greenhouse cleaning
- Transplant seedlings or rooted cuttings
- Report signs of insect or disease damage
- Pot and re-pot plants
- Plant bulbs and seeds
- Plant tree seedlings
- Mix and prepare soils
- Dig up wrapping rootballs of trees and shrubs
- Clean up landing areas at logging sites
- Attach cables or chokers to felled trees for yarding
- Assist in pruning trees, shrubs and plants
- Assist other logging and forestry workers
- Assist in grafting activities
- Clean work area
Travel expenses paid by employer
Work conditions and physical capabilities
- Handling heavy loads
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
- Overtime required
- Team player
- Are you available for shift or on-call work?
- Are you available for the advertised start date?
- Are you willing to relocate for this position?
- Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
1 year to less than 2 years
- Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes
- Involves supporting green economy sectors
Health care plan
- Free parking available
- Learning/training paid by employer
- On-site housing options
- Team building opportunities
- Transportation provided by employer
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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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