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Vegetable Farm Worker

Employer

Big Marble Farms Inc.

Date Posted

January 11, 2023

Languages

English
  • Location Medicine Hat, AB
  • Earnings $16.52 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 100  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 10, 2023
Job Requirements

Employer

Big Marble Farms Inc.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Work site environment

  • Odours
  • Hot
  • Non-smoking

Tasks

  • Cleaning crop
  • Clipping
  • Deleafing
  • Greenhouse cleaning
  • Hand harvesting vegetables
  • Lowering
  • Maintain and manage growth of vines, vine canopy and grapes
  • Shoot positioning
  • Vertical farming system
  • Weeding
  • Write daily basic progress reports
  • Sort and pack fruits and vegetables
  • Report signs of insect or disease damage
  • Mix and prepare soils
  • Load, unload and transfer crates, supplies and farm produce, livestock and poultry
  • Clean work area

Type of product

Vegetables

Type of crops

  • Cucumbers
  • Tomatoes

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

Weight handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

Reliability

Experience

Will train

Financial benefits

Bonus


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Vegetable Farm Worker 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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Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

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Manual Dexterity

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