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Grain Farm Worker
Date PostedMarch 04, 2023
Location Rycroft, AB
Earnings $17.00 to $25.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date Apr 03, 2023
No degree, certificate or diploma
Work site environment
- Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots
- Hay farming
- Oilseed (except soybean) farming
- Other grain farming
- Wheat farming
- Staff accommodation available
- Rural area
- Relocation costs not covered by employer
- Handling animals
- Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
- Fertilize and spray crops
- Harvest crops
- Feed and tend animals
- Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
- Detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry
Heavy duty equipment mechanics
Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses
- First Aid Certificate
- Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
Equipment and machinery experience
- Combine harvester
- Fertilizer applicator
- Haying equipment
- Seed drill
- Sprayer or duster
- Tillage equipment
Security and safety
- Criminal record check
- Driving record check (abstract)
Valid driver's licence
Work conditions and physical capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Work under pressure
- Tight deadlines
- Repetitive tasks
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Attention to detail
- Hand-eye co-ordination
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
- Overtime required
- Efficient interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Are you available for the advertised start date?
- Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
- Are you willing to relocate for this position?
- Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
- Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
Experience an asset
Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes
- Free parking available
- On-site amenities
- On-site housing options
- Team building opportunities
- Variable or compressed work week
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 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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