Katie Farm based in Chemainus, BC is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Farm worker who are self-motivated and have good interpersonal skills. The candidate who got selected will be required to start work as soon as possible. The vacancies refer to Permanent employment or Full time job. The candidate will be required to work during the day shift.
Employer Name: Katie Farm
Position: Farm worker
No. of vacancies: 5
Salary: $15.65 hourly for 40 hours per week
Employment type: Permanent employment, Full time
Location: Chemainus, BC
- The candidate will be in charge of harvesting vegetables by hand.
- The candidate will be in charge of harvesting seedlings.
- The candidate will be in charge of mixing fertiliser.
- The candidate will be expected to plant, cultivate, and irrigate crops.
- The candidate will be in charge of weeding.
- The candidate will be required to fertilise and spray crops.
- The candidate will be in charge of harvesting crops.
- The candidate must operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment.
- The candidate must detect disease and health issues in crops, livestock, and poultry.
- The candidate will be expected to inspect the product for quality and prepare it for market.
- The candidate will be required to write basic progress reports on a daily basis.
- The candidate should be fluent in English language.
- There are no standard education requirements such as a bachelor’s degree, a certificate, or a diploma.
- Training will be provided to the selected candidate.
- The candidate must be well-organized.
- The candidate should be a good team player.
Work Site Environment
- Farm operations include Other miscellaneous crop farming and Other vegetables and melon farming (except potato).
- The candidate will be required to work long hours in an outdoor environment.
Experience and Specialization
Equipment and Machinery Experience
- The candidate must have prior experience with a fertiliser applicator, a sprayer or duster, and a tractor.
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- The candidate should be able to work in fast-paced busy environment.
- The candidate should be required to perform repetitive tasks on frequent basis.
- The candidate should be prepared to perform physically demanding tasks as part of their daily work.
- The candidate must be willing to work long hours in sitting, standing, and walking positions.
- The candidate must be willing to work long hours in bending, crouching, and kneeling positions.
How to Apply
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