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Farm Worker

Posted on: February 4th, 2019 | Closes on: August 31st, 2019 | Location: Abbotsford, BC | Rate: $ 12.70 Hourly

Description

currently needs 1 General Farm Worker (NOC: 8431) for its farm located at 4862 Bell Road, Abbotsford, B.C. V3G1R4

Positions Available: 1

Job Type: Permanent, Full-Time

Start Date of Employment (Approx.): As soon as possible

Wage Rate: $12.70 / Hour (40 hours / week.)

 Benefits: 2 weeks Paid vacation after completing 1 year.

Duties: Field work, Soil Preparation, ploughing, pruning, planting, weeding, cultivating, harvesting crops.

Washing, sorting, packing of the field crops.

Examining produce for quality and preparing for market Loading produce into trucks etc.

To monitor irrigation & the soil moisture as per crop requirements.

Using fertilizers as per the requirement of the crop.

Detecting disease and other problems in crops.

Protecting crops from weeds & pests by taking appropriate actions like spraying Pesticides etc.

Maintaining farm machinery & equipment.  

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Repetitive tasks, physically demanding, standing for extended periods, Bending, crouching, kneeling.

Work Site Environment: Year-round work, Outdoors, wet/damp/rain/hot/cold.

Essential Requirements:

• Ability to lift 50 lbs. of weight and work in all weathers and weekends.

• No specific education or training requirements

• Basic farm knowledge, familiarity with farm equipment and machinery will be an asset.

Other Information: The candidate must be legally eligible to work in Canada. Accommodation can be provided at $30/week.

Requirements

Knowledge of farm atmosphere

Education: None

Experience: None

Language: No Specific language requirement

Application Information

Please send your Resumes by email at (preferred): malwa.berry@gmail.com

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