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farm supervisor


Source: Job Bank

Location

Surrey, BC
V3S0L2

Salary

$18.75 to $20.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years

Work site environment

  • Fruit and vegetable combination farming
  • Other miscellaneous crop farming

Tasks

  • Harvesting seedlings
  • Mixing fertilizer
  • Permaculture
  • Soil fertility programs
  • Vegetable culling
  • Weeding
  • Assist in the development and implementation of farm safety and bio-security procedures
  • Provide agricultural crop services such as plowing, irrigating, cultivating, spraying or harvesting
  • Co-ordinate and supervise the work of general farm workers and harvesting labourers
  • Ensure farm safety and bio-security procedures are followed
  • Maintain quality control and production records
  • Supervise and oversee growing and other crop-related operations
  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Perform general farm duties

Supervision

  • 1 to 2 people

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Automated irrigation system
  • Bulk handling system
  • Fertilizer applicator
  • Harvesters
  • Sprayer or duster
  • Tractor
  • Forklift

Specialization or experience

  • Green economy sector
  • Specialized environmental skills and knowledge

Area of specialization

  • Agricultural crop service

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Large workload
  • Overtime required

Personal suitability

  • Organized
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Green job

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes

Other benefits

  • Free parking available

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