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Job Details

Farm Labourer Posted on Mar 07, 2018 by Sundog Organic Farm

  • Location Duagh, AB
  • Earnings $13.60 hourly
  • Work Hours 44 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Mar 21, 2018
Job Requirements


Sundog Organic Farm




No degree, certificate or diploma


7 months to less than 1 year

Type of Farm Operations

Organic farming

Type of Crops

  • Cabbage
  • Cucumbers
  • Garlic
  • Onions
  • Cauliflowers
  • Strawberries
  • Sweet corn
  • Tomatoes
  • Zucchinis
  • Artisanal crops
  • Raspberries
  • Melons
  • Carrots

Specific Skills

  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Harvest crops

Specific Skills - Field Crops

  • Hand harvesting vegetables
  • Hoeing crops
  • Vegetable culling

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

Rural area

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Judgement
  • Organized

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills


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

Mar 21, 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 Labourer 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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