Labourer, fruit farming 3 vacancies Seasonal employment Full time

 Job details

  •  LocationCrestonBC
  •  Salary15.65 hourly for 30 to 60 hours per week
  •  Terms of employmentSeasonal employment
    Full time
  •  Day, Night, Weekend, Shift, Early Morning
  •  Start dateStarts as soon as 
  •  vacancies3 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #2275509

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Green job

 The employer stated that this is a green job because the position:

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes

Work site environment

  • Fruit and vegetable combination farming
  • Hay farming
  • Livestock combination farming
  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Hot



Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Fruit trees training
  • Grading
  • Handling animals
  • Mixing fertilizer
  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Soil fertility programs
  • Weeding
  • Fertilize and spray crops
  • Harvest crops
  • Feed and tend animals
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Examine produce for quality and prepare for market

Experience and specialization

Type of crops

  • Apples
  • Cherries

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Farm truck
  • Fertilizer applicator
  • Forage equipment
  • Haying equipment
  • Sprayer or duster
  • Tillage equipment
  • Tractor




Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

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