General Farm Worker

Job type: Full-time
Industry: Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing

Job Description

Agya Jaswal and Kamal Jaswal (Jaswal Farms) located at 4280 Spiers Road Kelowna BC V1W 4E3 requires 6 full-time General Farm workers at several farm locations within Kelowna.

Job Locations:

  • 4280 Spiers Road
  • 4241 Spiers Road
  • 3330 Grieve Road
  • 3250 E. Kelowna Road

Title: General Farm Worker

NOC: 8431

Term of Employment: Full-time, permanent

Anticipated Start Date: ASAP

Experience: Not required (Will Train)

Education: None

Position: 6

Wages: $13.85 hourly, 40 hours per week

Work Conditions: Day, Evening, Weekends

Jobs Duties:

  • Plant, Cultivate, irrigate, prune and harvest crops, remove weeds, sort, grade and canning farm produce.
  • Maintain equipment, examine produce for quality and prepare for market, thinning, hand harvesting fruits.
  • Set and monitor water lines, air flow and temperature in barns, keep irrigation ditches clear and well maintained. 
  • Ensure that health and safety policies and procedures are strictly followed.
  • Detect disease and health problems in crops.
  • Other related duties as required.

Skills Requirement: ability to work outside and lift 50lbs.

Work conditions and physical capabilities: fast-pace environment, Repetitive tasks, handling heavy loads, Physical demanding, walking bending crouching Kneeling.

Essential Skills: Working with others, Problem solving, Critical Thinking, Continuous Learning.

How to Apply:

Qualified candidates interested in this career opportunity should email their cover letter and resume to: E-mail: [...]

No phone calls please. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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