Market garden worker

Ferme Romuald based in Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle, QC is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Market garden 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 Seasonal employment or Full time job. The shift timings include Day and Weekend.

Employer Name: Ferme Romuald
Position: Market garden worker
No. of vacancies: 1
Salary: $17.00 to $19.00 hourly (To be negotiated) / 30 to 44 hours per week
Employment type: Seasonal employment, Full time
Location: Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle, QC

Job Description

  • The candidate must clean the crop.
  • The candidate will be responsible for deleafing.
  • The candidate must harvest vegetables by hand.
  • The candidate must hoe crops.
  • The candidate must plant, cultivate, and irrigate crops.
  • The candidate must perform vegetable culling.
  • The candidate will be responsible for weeding.
  • The candidate must harvest crops.
  • The candidate must clean the work area.

Job Requirements

  • The candidate should be fluent in French language.
  • The candidate must have a certificate or diploma in other trades or equivalent experience.
  • The ideal candidate will have at least 1 to 2 years of experience in a related industry.
  • The candidate must be able to handle weight up to 23 kg (50 lbs).
  • The candidate should have good judgemental skills.
  • The candidate should be a good team player.
  • The candidate should be reliable.

Work site environment

  • The type of farm operation is fruit and vegetable combination farming.
  • The candidate will be required to work long hours in an outdoor environment.
  • The candidate must be able to work in hot conditions.

Work setting

  • Accommodation facilities are available to the candidate.

Experience and specialization

Type of product

  • The products are vegetables.

Type of crops

  • Crops include bell peppers, cabbage, cauliflower, cucumbers, garlic, melons, onions, tomatoes, and sugar beets.

Equipment and machinery experience

  • The candidate must have prior experience operating a farm truck and tractor.

Additional information

Transportation/travel information

  • The candidate must have their own transportation.
  • The candidate must have a valid driver’s licence.

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • The candidate should be prepared to perform physically demanding tasks as part of their daily work.
  • The candidate must be willing to work in a standing position for extended periods of time.
  • The candidate must be willing to walk for long periods of time.
  • The candidate must be willing to work long hours in bending, crouching, and kneeling positions.

Own tools/equipment

  • The candidate must have their own steel-toed safety boots and gloves.

Benefits

  • The candidate will receive On-site housing options.

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying, apply through the given options.

By email

guy@romuald.ca

Note

Please include the following while sending the application

  • Cover letter
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