Worker, farm

Sohal Orchards Ltd. based in Winfield, BC is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Worker, farm 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.

Employer Name: Sohal Orchards Ltd.
Position: Worker, farm
No. of vacancies: 25
Salary: $16.75 hourly / 40 to 60 hours per week
Employment type: Seasonal employment, Full time
Location: Winfield, BC

Job Description

  • The candidate will be responsible for fruit tree training.
  • The candidate must plant, cultivate, and irrigate crops.
  • The candidate must harvest 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 keep work records and logs.
  • The candidate will be expected to assist in the pruning of trees, shrubs, and plants.

Job Requirements

  • 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.
  • Candidate having experience is an asset.
  • The candidate should be a good team player.
  • The candidate should be reliable.
  • The candidate must be a quick learner.

Work site environment

  • Farm operations include other miscellaneous crop farming and tree and orchard fruit farming.
  • The candidate will be required to work long hours in an outdoor environment.
  • The candidate must be able to work in wet/damp and hot conditions.

Work setting

  • The candidate must be willing to work in a rural area.
  • The candidate will be required to work in various locations.

Experience and specialization

Type of crops

  • Crops include apples, blueberries, and cherries.

Equipment and machinery experience

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

Additional information

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 in a standing position for extended periods of time.
  • The candidate must be willing to work long hours in bending, crouching, and kneeling positions.

Benefits

  • Under Financial Benefits, the selected candidate will be compensated for piece work.

How to Apply

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

By email

sohalorchards@gmail.com

Note

Please include the following while sending the application

  • Job reference number- 2024102
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