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Apiary Technician Posted on Dec 06, 2017 by T'N'T Apiairies

  • Location Ardmore, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 to $19.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 65 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 4 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jan 05, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

T'N'T Apiairies

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience

Education

Completion of high school

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Baggage and Cargo Agent Specific Skills

Maintain work records and logs

Type of Farm Operations

  • Other miscellaneous crop farming
  • Other miscellaneous animal farming

Specific Skills

  • Perform general farm duties
  • Apiary work

Security and Safety

Basic security clearance

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload
  • Overtime required

Ability to Supervise

1 to 2 people

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available

Automated Systems Experience

Automated honey extractor

Farm Supervisors Specific Skills

  • Maintain quality control and production records
  • Co-ordinate and supervise the work of general farm workers and harvesting labourers
  • Supervise and oversee breeding and other livestock-related programs
  • Ensure farm safety and bio-security procedures are followed

Apiary and Honey Harvesting Specific Skills

  • Apiary work
  • Apiary management
  • Harvesting honey
  • Honey bees
  • Detection and treatment of bee diseases
  • Honey farm
  • Knowledge of bee biology

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.

By e-mail:

tntapi@mcsnet.ca

In Person

44116 - Hwy 659
Ardmore, Alberta T0A0B0

Advertised Until

Jan 05, 2018

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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Apiary Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
General Farm Workers
NOC code: 8431
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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