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fruit farm worker Verified

Posted on February 10, 2024 by Employer details J.G.Produce C/O Amarjeet Gill

Job details

  • Location14018 97th Street suite AOsoyoos, BCV0H 1V2
  • Salary16.75 hourly / 80 to 100 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Seasonal employmentFull time
  • Day, Early Morning, Morning, 08:00 to 17:00
  • Start dateStarts as soon as 2024-02-15
  • vacancies 6 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #2792377

This employer has an approved Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) to hire a foreign worker to fill labour or skills shortages on a temporary basis. Canadians and Permanent residents are able and encouraged to apply. Learn more.

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Clean the crops
  • Cut horticultural crops
  • Greenhouse cleaning
  • Hand harvesting vegetables
  • Harvest seedlings
  • Mixing fertilizer
  • Pick row and orchard crops
  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Remove manually all suckers and water sprouts
  • Train trees to produce more fruit of higher quality
  • Clean work area
  • Fertilize and spray crops
  • Harvest crops
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment

Credentials

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Pesticide Applicator's Licence
  • Forklift Operator Certification

Experience and specialization

Type of crops

  • Apples
  • Bell peppers
  • Cherries
  • Grapes
  • Orchard fruit
  • Tomatoes
  • Vegetables
  • Vineyard

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Farm truck
  • Forklift
  • Loader
  • Tractor
  • Fertilizer applicator
  • Hand tools

Specialization or experience

  • Specialized environmental skills and knowledge

Area of specialization

  • Nursery or greenhouse

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Medical exam

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Ability to work independently
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Tight deadlines
  • Physically demanding
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Sitting
  • Walking

Weight handling

  • Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)
  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Gloves
  • Steel-toed safety boots

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

2024-04-21

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