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Job Details

Seed Packager

Employer

Foster's Seed & Feed Ltd.

Date Posted

July 19, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Beaverlodge, AB
  • Earnings $20.25 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Sep 15, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Foster's Seed & Feed Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work Site Environment

  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Noisy
  • At heights
  • Cold/refrigerated

Work Setting

  • Packaging company
  • Warehouse

Tasks

  • Transport raw materials, finished products and equipment throughout plant manually or using powered equipment
  • Check and weigh materials and products
  • Sort, pack, crate and package materials and products
  • Assist machine operators, assemblers and other workers
  • Perform other labouring and elemental activities
  • Clean machines and immediate work areas

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Large workload
  • Work under pressure

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal Suitability

  • Punctuality
  • Dependability
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

Will train

Screening questions

Are you available for shift or on-call work?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Life insurance
  • Pension plan

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)

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 & Abilities
The Seed Packager is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Other Labourers in Processing, Manufacturing and Utilities
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to clean work areas and equipment

OBJECTIVE

Interest in handling to transport raw materials, finished products and equipment throughout plant manually and using powered equipment

innovative

Interest in checking and weighing materials and products

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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Motor Coordination

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Manual Dexterity

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