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Farm Worker Posted on Apr 06, 2018 by PEREIRA & MONIZ TREE NURSERIES LTD

  • Location Duagh, AB
  • Earnings $13.60 hourly
  • Work Hours 48 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 11 Vacancies
  • Closing Date May 06, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

PEREIRA & MONIZ TREE NURSERIES LTD

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Tractor
  • Tillage equipment
  • Sprayer or duster
  • Planting equipment
  • Farm truck
  • Fertilizer applicator

Experience

Will train

Type of Product

  • Coniferous trees
  • Deciduous trees

Type of Farm Operations

Other miscellaneous crop farming

Specific Skills

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

Specific Skills - Field Crops

Hoeing crops

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • 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
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Sound discrimination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available
  • Remote location

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Judgement
  • Organized

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills

  • Brush collecting
  • Clipping
  • Suckering
  • Tying
  • Weeding

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 Mail

25103 TWP RD 550
Sturgeon County, Alberta T8T1N8

In Person

25103 TWP RD 550
Sturgeon County, Alberta T8T1N8

Advertised Until

May 06, 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 Worker is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
General Farm Workers
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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