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general labourer - farm Verified

Posted on January 24, 2023 by Employer details ALBERTA TREE FARMS

Job details

  • LocationAldersyde, AB
  • Salary17.00 to 22.00 hourly for 38 to 42 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Seasonal employment
    Full time
  • Day, Evening, Overtime, Flexible Hours, Morning
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • Benefits: Health benefits, Financial benefits, Other benefits
  • vacancies 8 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #2311231

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Green job

The employer stated that this is a green job because the position:

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes
  • Involves supporting green economy sectors

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Confined spaces
  • Wet/damp
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Cold/refrigerated

Work setting

  • Staff accommodation provided

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Budding trees
  • Christmas tree shearing
  • Deleafing
  • Greenhouse cleaning
  • Tying
  • Transplant seedlings or rooted cuttings
  • Report signs of insect or disease damage
  • Pot and re-pot plants
  • Plant bulbs and seeds
  • Plant tree seedlings
  • Mix and prepare soils
  • Dig up wrapping rootballs of trees and shrubs
  • Clean up landing areas at logging sites
  • Attach cables or chokers to felled trees for yarding
  • Assist in pruning trees, shrubs and plants
  • Assist other logging and forestry workers
  • Assist in grafting activities
  • Clean work area

Additional information

Transportation/travel information

  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

Personal suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Organized
  • Team player
  • Reliability

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

Financial benefits

  • Gasoline paid

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • On-site housing options
  • Team building opportunities
  • Transportation provided by employer

Employment groups Help -

This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Veterans, Youth

Who can apply to this job?

The employer accepts applications from:

  • Canadian citizens and permanent or temporary residents of Canada.
  • Other candidates with or without a valid Canadian work permit.

Advertised until

2023-02-23

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ALBERTA TREE FARMS

  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting
  • 3 job postings advertised
  • Medium-sized business (between 5 and 100 employees)
  • 1 business location
  • Green workplace
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