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Grain Farm Labourer Posted on Jan 01, 2018 by LRHM

  • Location New Norway, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jan 31, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

LRHM

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Tractor
  • Tillage equipment
  • Swather
  • Seed drill
  • Manure spreader
  • Loader
  • Haying equipment
  • Farm truck
  • Combine harvester

Experience

Experience an asset

Type of Farm Operations

  • Other miscellaneous crop farming
  • Hay farming
  • Wheat farming
  • Other grain farming
  • Organic farming

Specific Skills

  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Harvest crops
  • Detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry

Specific Skills - Field Crops

Stone and/or wood picking

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

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
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sound discrimination
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available

Personal Suitability

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

In Person

RR#2
New Norway, Alberta T0B3L0

Advertised Until

Jan 31, 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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Grain Farm Labourer 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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