Employer: The Saskatoon Farm
Job Location: 80181 - 338 Ave East Foothills, AB T1S 4S3
Wage: $20.00-$22.00 / hour
Terms: Permanent, Full time
Hours: : 30 (Winter) to 60 (Summer) hours / week
Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
Benefits: Subsidised staff accommodations with internet available
Employment conditions: Early morning, Morning, Day, Evening, Weekend, Holidays
Education: Not required
Experience: 3 years of relevant experience, or equivalent combination of education/training/experience
Ability to Supervise: 5-12 people, this number may increase in peak periods
Own Tools/Equipment: Steel-toed safety boots
Work Location Information: Rural area
Work Site Environment/Setting: Outdoors, Greenhouse
Personal Suitability: Team player, Organized, Dependability
Type of Farm Operations: Commercial production of saskatoon berries (70 acres), Commercial production of cherries (9 acres), Commercial production of vegetables (5 acres), Nursery (4 acres), Commercial greenhouse production of ornamentals for retail and fruit tree and vegetable seedling production for wholesale.
Area of Specialization: Growing and propagation of fruits and vegetables
Type of Crops and Products: Orchard crops such as rhubarb, sour cherries, saskatoon berries, black currant, vegetables; Greenhouse crops such as saskatoon berries seedlings, vegetables seedlings etc.
Duties: Co-ordinate and supervise the work of general farm workers; Supervise, oversee and facilitate production of orchard crops in Summer and greenhouse crops in Winter, including commercial production for large commercial saskatoon berry orchard (pruning, spraying, fertility, harvesting, post harvest care of fruit and general orchard maintenance); Supervise, monitor and enforce procedures to maintain crop health and welfare; Supervise maintenance of infrastructure, equipment, and supplies; Develop work schedules and establish procedures; Ensure farm safety, food safety and security and bio-security procedures are followed; Maintain quality control and production records; May perform general farm duties.
How to apply
By email: firstname.lastname@example.org
By mail: 80181 - 338 Ave East Foothills, AB T1S 4S3
Veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces, Visible minorities, Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada are welcome to apply.