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Job Details

Vegetable Farm Worker

Employer

Stigters Greenhouses Ltd

Date Posted

October 05, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Redcliff, AB
  • Earnings $15.42 hourly
  • Work Hours 32 to 45 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 12  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Nov 04, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Stigters Greenhouses Ltd

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

Experience an asset

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Type of Product

Vegetables

Type of Crops

  • Cucumbers
  • Bell peppers
  • Tomatoes
  • Greenhouse tomatoes
  • Greenhouse vegetables

Specific Skills

  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Harvest crops
  • Detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry
  • Examine produce for quality and prepare for market
  • Clean work area

Specific Skills - Field Crops

  • Hand harvesting vegetables
  • Vegetable culling

Work Site Environment

  • At heights
  • Wet/damp
  • Hot
  • Non-smoking

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Reliability

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills

  • Cleaning crop
  • Clipping
  • Deleafing
  • Suckering
  • Tying
  • Vertical farming system
  • Greenhouse cleaning
  • Lowering

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

Nov 04, 2021

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 Vegetable Farm 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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