General Farm Worker

Aldergrove - British Columbia (BC),

Deol Farms

Job Description:

Salary: $13.85/Hourly
Job Type: Full Time, Seasonal
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: None
Positions Available: 7

NOC Group: General Farm Workers (8431)
NOC Job Title: Farm Worker, General
Expires in 119 days
Expires: 2020-06-19
Posted: 2020-02-21
Last Updated: 2020-02-21

Job Location(s)

1354 272nd St.
Aldergrove, British Columbia
V4W 2P9, Canada

Job Description

Sukhraj Deol and Navreetjot Deol d.b.a. Deol Farms is a blueberry and raspberry farm located in Aldergrove, BC. They are currently looking to hire 7 general farm workers (full-time, year-round work) as soon as possible to work on their farm.

Job Details:

  • Job position: General Farm Worker
  • Nature of job: Full-time, year-round work
  • Number of positions: 7
  • Salary: $13.85/hour for 40 hours per week
  • Anticipated start date: As soon as possible
  • Work location: 1354-272 Street, Aldergrove, BC
  • Vacation Pay: 4% of gross salary

Job Duties:

  • Plant, fertilize, cultivate, spray, irrigate, and harvest crops
  • Pruning and thinning of plants
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Examine farm
produce for quality and prepare for market
  • Load, unload and transfer crates, supplies, farm produce for transport
  • Prepare land for planting when required
  • Remove diseased and dead wood and weeds
  • Protect crops from weeds and pests by taking appropriate actions
  • Irrigate plants as directed
  • Incorporate sawdust in planting beds as directed
  • Repair water drip lines as directed
  • Maintain, clean, and store farm tools after use
  • Inform farm supervisor or owner of crop progress
  • Report to and follow directions of supervisor
  • Other farm related duties as required

  • Skills and Experience Required:

    • Heavy lifting required
    • Ability to work long hours, early mornings, and weekends required
    • Job conditions include repetitive and physically demanding tasks
    • Ability to work outdoors in various weather conditions
    • No education requirement
    • Prior farming experience not required, but is an asset (new employees will be trained accordingly)

    Job Benefits:

    • First 3 months of medical insurance and relocation covered by the employer if needed
    • Accommodation will be provided at $30 per week if required

    How to Apply:

    Interested candidates can apply by sending their resume to: [email protected]

    How to Apply

    Expiring: Jun 19, 2020

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