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Labourer, Grain Farm

Employer

emerald farms ltd

Date Posted

January 23, 2023

Languages

English
  • Location Arrowwood, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 32 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 5  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 22, 2023
Job Requirements

Employer

emerald farms ltd

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work site environment

  • Other grain farming
  • Outdoors
  • Dusty

Work setting

Rural area

Tasks

  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Fertilize and spray crops
  • Harvest crops
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Combine harvester
  • Fertilizer applicator
  • Haying equipment
  • Sprayer or duster
  • Swather
  • Tractor

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Tight deadlines
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking

Personal suitability

  • Organized
  • Team player

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Health benefits

Dental plan


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Labourer, Grain 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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