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farm labourer - harvesting


Source: Job Bank

Location

Bowmanville, ON
L1C6V9

Salary

$16.71 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Seasonal
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 32 to 64 hours per week
  • Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
  • Experience: Experience an asset

Work site environment

  • Potato and vegetable

Work setting

  • Rural area

Tasks

  • Grading
  • Hand harvesting vegetables
  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Harvest crops
  • Examine produce for quality and prepare for market

Type of crops

  • Sweet corn
  • Potatoes

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Farm truck
  • Tractor
  • Vegetable harvester
  • Lift truck
  • Planting equipment

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Ability to work independently
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Sound discrimination
  • Overtime required
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Walking

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Values and ethics
  • Quick learner

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?

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