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Job Details

Market Garden Worker

Posted on Nov 05, 2020 by bridgeview gardens shaftesbury

  • Location Peace River, AB
  • Earnings $15.75 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 to 80 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 10  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 05, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

bridgeview gardens shaftesbury

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

Will train

Type of Crops

  • Cabbage
  • Cucumbers
  • Asparagus
  • Bell peppers
  • Field berries
  • Garlic
  • Onions
  • Cauliflowers
  • Strawberries
  • Sweet corn
  • Tomatoes
  • Zucchinis
  • Raspberries
  • Melons
  • Carrots

Specific Skills

  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Harvest crops

Specific Skills - Field Crops

  • Hand harvesting vegetables
  • Hoeing crops
  • Vegetable culling

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Rural area

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills

Weeding


How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Dec 05, 2020

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 Codes
The Market Garden Worker is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
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 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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