General Farm Labourer

Harrow, Ontario, Canada

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Farm description

Our principal activity is the production of fruit with the use of high density orchard systems.

Farm opportunity

Company: Suzanna Kranicz Business information: Our principal activity is the production of fruit with the use of high density orchard systems. Business address: 1040 Ridge Rd., Harrow, ON, N0R 1G0 Work Location: same as above Type of Employment: Full time - Permanent Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible Job Description: • Weed, prune and thin high density orchard systems • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops via drip tape systems • Pick and harvest fruit • Weed control in nursery • Fertilize and spray crops • Water and tend to plants • Examine produce for quality and prepare for market • Report signs of insect or disease damage • Clean and sanitize of all equipment and work areas to maintain a safe and clean work environment at all times • Comply with company policies Requirements: Education: no formal education required Experience: experience is an asset. -High density orchard systems experience, as well as fruit tree management is a strong asset. -Knowledge of food safety and Good Manufacturing Practices is an asset. Working Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Hand-eye co-ordination, Standing for extended periods, Bending, crouching, kneeling, Large workload. Work Site Environment: Outdoors, Cold/refrigerated, Hot, Wet/damp. Personal Suitability: Reliability, Team player, Flexibility, Organized. Salary: $14.18 to $16.18 hourly, 45-50 Hours per week. Benefits: Transportation costs covered if worker needs to relocate. Accommodation provided at a discounted rate. Important Information: Flexibility is required. This position will require working Monday to Friday from 7:00 AM to 4:30 PM and Saturdays from 7:00 am to 12:00 pm. Type of Farm Operations: Tree and orchard fruit. Work Location Information: Rural Area, Remote location. Apply by e-mail to: skranicz@cdpwise.net Apply by mail to: 1040 Ridge Rd., Harrow, ON, N0R 1G0