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Job Details

Farm Equipment Operator Posted on Mar 07, 2018 by 1738412 Alberta Ltd.

  • Location Silver Valley, AB
  • Earnings $25.00 to $40.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 55 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 28, 2018
Job Requirements


1738412 Alberta Ltd.




No degree, certificate or diploma or equivalent experience

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Tractor
  • Tillage equipment
  • Sprayer or duster
  • Seed drill
  • Planting equipment
  • Loader
  • Combine harvester


1 year to less than 2 years

Type of Farm Operations

  • Grain, oil and forage crop
  • Wheat farming
  • Other grain farming

Specific Skills

  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Harvest crops
  • Fertilize and spray crops

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available
  • Staff accommodation provided

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Organized

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:

By phone:


Advertised Until

Mar 28, 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.

Interest Codes
The Farm Equipment Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
General Farm Workers

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


Interest in driving - operating and maintaining farm machinery and equipment


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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