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Vegetable Picker

Employer

Big Marble Farms Inc.

Date Posted

January 20, 2023

Languages

English
  • Location Medicine Hat, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 to $21.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 35 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 22  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 19, 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
  • Hand harvesting vegetables
  • Write daily basic progress reports
  • Clean work area
  • Sort and pack fruits and vegetables
  • Load, unload and transfer crates, supplies and farm produce, livestock and poultry
  • Report signs of insect or disease damage
  • Mix and prepare soils
  • Clipping
  • Deleafing
  • Vertical farming system
  • Weeding
  • Shoot positioning
  • Greenhouse cleaning
  • Lowering
  • Maintain and manage growth of vines, vine canopy and grapes

Type of crops

  • Cucumbers
  • Tomatoes

Work conditions and physical capabilities

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

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 Picker is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Harvesting Labourers
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to sort, weigh and pack fruit and vegetables at farms, and to pick row and orchard crops

objective

Interest in handling, loading, unloading and transferring crates, supplies, farm produce, livestock and poultry

innovative

Interest in preparing vegetable produce for market

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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