Printed on: April 17, 2021

Lead Farm Hand

Employer Just A Mere Farm
Salary $ 17.50/hr
Terms Seasonal F/T
Start Date 2021-04-05
Requirements -On-farm horticultural experience in entire crop cycles from spring prep to fall cleanup
-Experience operating farm machinery such as tractors, mowers, and harvest equipment
-Demonstrated ability to train, supervise and lead seasonal staff
-Excellent communication skills in English
-Strong organizational skills
-Ability to be self-motivated and self-directed
-Good understanding of and a commitment to health and safety in the workplace
-Clean Class-5 driver’s license
-Satisfactory verification of criminal record check
-Forklift Operator, L1 First Aid, WHMIS 2015
-Training Provided as Needed

Duties -Aid in managing the day-to-day running of the orchards and gardens.
-Plan, plant and manage commercial gardens through to harvest.
-Perform seasonal horticultural management such as weeding, summer pruning, fruit thinning, irrigation repair, grass cutting.
-Operate farm equipment and machinery including tractors, harvesters, mowers, and farm trucks.
-Supervise the packing house during cherry harvest including fruit picking, sorting, and packing.
- First Aid Attendant, Food Safety Compliance, CanadaGAP Procedures

To Apply Please use the contact information as directed in the listing.
Résumé Via Email
Contact Name Danny Turner
Address 2916 Erickson Road
Location Creston
Phone (250) 402-8557
Fax
E-Mail jobs@justamerefarm.ca
Website https://justamerefarm.ca/
Date Posted 2021-03-31
Date Ending 2021-05-31