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farm labourer


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Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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About this opportunity

Salary

$15.00 hourly

Location

Hampton, ON

Education, Skills and Experience

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Vegetable harvester

  • Tractor

  • Planting equipment

  • Fruit harvester

  • Farm truck

Type of Farm Operations

  • Fruit and vegetable combination farming

  • Other vegetables and melon farming (except potato)

Type of Crops

  • Apples

  • Cucumbers

  • Asparagus

  • Field berries

  • Garlic

  • Strawberries

  • Sweet corn

  • Zucchinis

  • Artisanal crops

  • Raspberries

  • Melons

Specific Skills

  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops

  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment

  • Harvest crops

Specific Skills - Field Crops

  • Hand harvesting vegetables

  • Hoeing crops

  • Stone and/or wood picking

  • Vegetable culling

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous

  • Outdoors

  • Wet/damp

  • Noisy

  • Odours

  • Dusty

  • Hot

  • Cold/refrigerated

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment

  • Work under pressure

  • Repetitive tasks

  • Handling heavy loads

  • Physically demanding

  • Attention to detail

  • Hand-eye co-ordination

  • Ability to distinguish between colours

  • Sound discrimination

  • Sitting

  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

  • Standing for extended periods

  • Walking

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

  • Tight deadlines

  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Rural area

  • Remote location

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • Flexibility

  • Team player

  • Judgement

  • Organized

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills

  • Brush collecting

  • Budding trees

  • Cleaning crop

  • Clipping

  • Fruit trees training

  • Suckering

  • Tying

  • Weeding

  • Shoot positioning

  • Greenhouse cleaning

Application close date

Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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