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General Labourer — Farm Posted on Nov 28, 2017 by dunvegan gardens

  • Location Fairview, AB
  • Earnings $13.60 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 4 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 28, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

dunvegan gardens

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Vegetable harvester
  • Tractor
  • Planting equipment
  • Haying equipment
  • Farm truck
  • Fertilizer applicator

Experience

No experience

Type of Farm Operations

  • Fruit and vegetable combination farming
  • Other vegetables and melon farming (except potato)

Type of Crops

  • Cabbage
  • Cucumbers
  • Bell peppers
  • Field berries
  • Garlic
  • Onions
  • Cauliflowers
  • Strawberries
  • Sweet corn
  • Tomatoes
  • Zucchinis
  • Raspberries
  • Seed corn
  • Melons
  • Carrots

Specific Skills

Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops

Specific Skills - Field Crops

  • Hand harvesting vegetables
  • Hoeing crops
  • Vegetable culling

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Staff accommodation provided

Automated Systems Experience

Automated irrigation system

Personal Suitability

Team player

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills

Greenhouse cleaning


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

Dec 28, 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 General Labourer — Farm 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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