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Farm Worker Posted on Nov 21, 2017 by Agricultural Employment

  • Location Picture Butte, AB
  • Earnings $16.00 to $22.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 10 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 21, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

Agricultural Employment

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Tractor
  • Planting equipment
  • Haying equipment
  • Forage equipment

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Area of Specialization

  • Swine
  • Beef cattle

Type of Farm Operations

  • Dairy
  • Corn farming
  • Hog management
  • Oilseed (except soybean) farming
  • Other grain farming
  • Livestock combination farming

Specific Skills

  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Harvest crops
  • Feed and tend animals
  • Milk cows
  • Detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry
  • Monitoring animal health

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Various locations

Automated Systems Experience

  • Storage and silage system
  • Milking system (automated)
  • Feeding and watering system

Product Inspection Experience

Poultry

Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills

Handling animals

Personal Suitability

  • 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:

agemployhd@gmail.com

Online:

http://agemploy.com/

By phone:

403-732-4295

By Mail

316 Jamieson Ave.
Picture Butte, Alberta T0K1V0

In Person

316 Jamieson Ave.
Picture Butte, Alberta T0K1V0

Advertised Until

Dec 21, 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 Worker 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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