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Farm Equipment Operator Posted on Sep 25, 2017 by Sun Gro

  • Location Wandering River, AB
  • Earnings $19.48 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 10 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 28, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

Sun Gro

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Tractor
  • Tillage equipment
  • Sprayer or duster
  • Manure spreader
  • Loader
  • Farm truck

Experience

Will train

Specific Skills

  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Harvest crops
  • Fertilize and spray crops
  • Examine produce for quality and prepare for market
  • Write daily basic progress reports

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available
  • Remote location

Personal Suitability

Team player


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

Dec 28, 2017

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 Farm Equipment Operator 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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