• Farm Machinery Operator (NOC8431)
  • Location
    55215, RR 223, Fort Saskatchewan, AB| Alberta
  • Job ID
    7984
  • Views
    52
  • Date Posted
    24-04-2019
  • Expiry Date
    21-10-2019
  • Type of Job
    Full Time
  • Salary
    CAD 20.00
  • Min. Experience
    Will Train
  • Min. Education
    Secondary (High) School Graduation certificate
Job Details

Norbest Farms grows seed potatoes in the rich soil of the North Saskatchewan River Valley located in Northern Alberta, Canada. This is a family business that was established in the 1950s.

 

The company has an immediate opening for 1 (one) Farm Machinery Operator.

The candidate’s duties include

  • Perform activities like drive tractors, operate machinery, spray fields, inspect sprinklers, etc.

  • Fertilize using machinery and perform other duties related to agriculture stream.

  • Plant, cultivate, harvest crops using equipment and machinery.

  • Operate other farm machinery and equipment.

  • Load products into trucks and/or drive trucks to storage.

  • Perform light maintenance and repairs on implements, equipment, and tractors.

  • Perform general labor on the farm such as ground maintenance and cleaning equipment.

  • Communicate with farm supervisors, managers, and owners regarding crop progress and issues that may arise.

  • Perform other general farm duties as needed.

Job Description

Requirements:

  • No specific education or training requirements, training will be provided on work.

  • Basic farm knowledge, some background in operating machinery will be an asset.

 

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure, Machinery operations, Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, physically demanding, hand-eye co-ordination, sitting.

 

Work sites: Year round work, Outdoors, wet/damp/rain, hot/cold.

 

Minimum Education: Secondary School.

 

Start Date: As soon as possible

 

Language: English

 

Positions Available: 1

 

Job Location: 55215, RR 223, Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta T8L 2N9, Canada.

 

Compensation: $20.00/hour for 30-60 hours/week (+ 4% Vacation pay); No benefits; Staff accommodation available.

 

Apply by Email: norbestfarms.hiring@gmail.com