Farm Worker, General Posted on May 04, 2018 by W.K. Oseen Farms Ltd.
Location Taber, AB
Earnings $21.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 to 70 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Aug 22, 2018
W.K. Oseen Farms Ltd.
No degree, certificate or diploma
Equipment and Machinery Experience
- Sprayer or duster
- Seed drill
- Planting equipment
- Farm truck
- Fertilizer applicator
- Combine harvester
1 to less than 7 months
Type of Farm Operations
- Dry pea and bean farming
- Oilseed (except soybean) farming
- Wheat farming
- Other grain farming
- Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
- Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
- Harvest crops
- Fertilize and spray crops
- Write daily basic progress reports
Specific Skills - Field Crops
Stone and/or wood picking
Security and Safety
- Driving record check (abstract)
- Criminal record check
Work Site Environment
- Own transportation
- Own vehicle
- Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Work under pressure
- Repetitive tasks
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Hand-eye co-ordination
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Standing for extended periods
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
- Overtime required
Work Location Information
- Staff accommodation provided
- Remote location
- Willing to relocate
- Relocation costs covered by employer
Automated Systems Experience
- Storage and silage system
- Bulk grain or feed handling - automated
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
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.
Taber, Alberta T1G2C9
Aug 22, 2018
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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
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