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farm labourer - harvesting


Source: Job Bank

Location

Dundas, ON
L9H5E4

Salary

$17.00 to $18.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
  • Experience: Experience an asset

Work site environment

  • Fruit and vegetable combination farming
  • Other vegetables and melon farming (except potato)
  • Outdoors

Tasks

  • Apply the technique of hoeing between the row
  • Clean the crops
  • Clear fields of wood and stones
  • Cultivate on vertical farming system
  • Divide fresh harvested produce into marketable lots and non-marketable lots
  • Greenhouse cleaning
  • Hand harvesting vegetables
  • Harvest seedlings
  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Weeding
  • Write daily basic progress reports
  • Harvest crops
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry
  • Examine product for quality and its readiness for the market

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Combine harvester
  • Fertilizer applicator
  • Planting equipment

Automated systems experience

  • Automated environmental control equipment

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Ability to work independently
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Sound discrimination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Personal suitability

  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 35 to 40 hours per week

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