Hiring General farm worker – harvesting | $16.50 hourly

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Codiac Organics Ltd based in Moncton, NB is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of General farm worker – harvesting. Codiac Organics Ltd is a leading provider of high-quality organic products and services. Specializing in organic agriculture, Codiac Organics is dedicated to promoting sustainable farming practices and offering a diverse range of organic products to consumers. The candidates selected for the vacancy will be required to start the work as soon as possible.

Job Description:

Employer Name: Codiac Organics Ltd
Position: General farm worker – harvesting
No of Vacancies: 2
Salary: $15.30 to $16.50 hourly (To be negotiated) for 10 to 40 hours per week
Employment Type: Seasonal employment Part time leading to full time
Location: 1176 Ryan Street Moncton, NB E1G 2V6
Shifts: Day, Weekend, Flexible Hours, To be determined, Early Morning, Morning, 08:00 to 17:00
Transportation information: Own transportation
Work setting: Urban area
Type of crops: Artisanal crops, Asparagus, Bell peppers, Blueberries, Cabbage, Carrots, Cauliflowers, Cucumbers, Field berries, Garlic, Ginger, Melons, Onions, Raspberries, Strawberries, Sweet corn, Tomatoes, Zucchinis, Potatoes, Vegetables, and Microgreens


Languages: Candidates must have knowledge of the English Language
Education: Candidates don’t need standard educational qualification such as degree, certificate or diploma
Experience: Candidates don’t need experience, training will be provided 
Security and safety: Criminal record check

Physical Requirements:

  • The candidates should have experience in fruit and vegetable combination farming, demonstrating knowledge of diverse crop cultivation practices
  • The candidates should be familiar with organic farming practices, adhering to environmentally friendly and sustainable agricultural methods
  • The candidates should be comfortable working outdoors, embracing the challenges and rewards of outdoor work environments
  • The candidates should be able to work in wet or damp conditions, adapting to varying weather conditions to ensure farm operations continue efficiently
  • The candidates should be able to work in hot environments, enduring high temperatures while performing farm tasks effectively
  • The candidates should be able to work in all weather conditions, demonstrating resilience and adaptability to weather fluctuations throughout the year
  • The candidates should have the ability to work independently and be capable of handling repetitive tasks efficiently
  • The candidates should be able to handle heavy loads and be prepared for physically demanding work, demonstrating attention to detail
  • The candidates should possess hand-eye coordination, with the ability to distinguish between colors, and be comfortable with a combination of sitting, standing, and walking
  • The candidates should be able to stand for extended periods, perform activities such as bending, crouching, and kneeling, and handle weights up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Other Requirements:

  • The candidates should possess efficient interpersonal skills and demonstrate flexibility, exhibiting sound judgment
  • The candidates should be organized and demonstrate reliability, being team players who uphold values and ethics
  • The candidates should also be quick learners, adapting to new tasks and challenges effectively

Candidate Status:

  • Candidate must be a Canadian Citizen or temporary or permanent resident of Canada
  • Candidate must have legal authorization (Work Permit) to work in Canada
  • If Candidates are unable to fulfill above mentioned requirements, don’t apply for the position


  • The candidates should be able to hand harvest vegetables carefully to ensure product quality and minimize damage, demonstrating precision in harvesting techniques
  • The candidates should be able to harvest seedlings at the appropriate stage of growth for transplantation or sale, ensuring optimal plant health and viability
  • The candidates should be able to apply hoeing techniques between rows of crops to control weeds and maintain crop health, employing efficient weed management strategies
  • The candidates should be able to plant, cultivate, and irrigate crops following established agricultural practices, promoting healthy crop growth and development
  • The candidates should be able to divide freshly harvested produce into marketable and non-marketable lots based on quality standards, ensuring only high-quality products reach the market
  • The candidates should be able to conduct weeding activities to remove unwanted vegetation from crop fields, employing effective weed control measures to optimize crop yield
  • The candidates should be able to write daily progress reports detailing tasks completed and any notable observations, maintaining accurate records of farm activities
  • The candidates should be able to harvest crops efficiently and effectively, ensuring optimal yield and quality, maximizing productivity during harvest seasons
  • The candidates should be able to clean stables, barns, barnyards, and pens to maintain hygienic conditions for livestock, upholding animal welfare standards
  • The candidates should be able to detect diseases and health problems in crops, livestock, and poultry through observation and monitoring, implementing timely interventions to prevent disease spread
  • The candidates should be able to examine products for quality and readiness for the market, adhering to industry standards, ensuring only the highest-quality products are sent to market


  • The candidates will get free parking available, learning/training paid by employer, and parking available

How to apply:

If the position is fit for you and the basic requirements are fulfilled then you can now apply directly to the employer (along with your Resume, Cover letter, References attesting experience, and Highest level of education and name of institution where it was completed) through the below-mentioned details

By email

Be prepared for the screening questions. Include answering the following questions while applying:

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • What is your current field of study?




We thank all the applicants for showing their interest and trust in us, however, only the most eligible candidates will be selected and conducted for further procedure directly from employers, in between no charges/fees or original documents will be asked from any applicant. All the best!

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