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Farm supervisor (NOC 8252)
Posted date [Jul-12-18]  (ID: 202535)
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Job Title: Farm supervisor (NOC 8252)

Employer: The Saskatoon Farm

Job Location: 80181 - 338 Ave East Foothills, AB T1S 4S3

Wage: $18.43 to $22.00 / hour

Vacancy: 1

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

Veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces, Visible minorities, Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada are welcome to apply.

Job requirements

Languages: English

Education: Not required

Experience: 3 years of relevant experience, or equivalent combination of education/training/experience

Ability to Supervise: 5-8 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:

By mail: 80181 - 338 Ave East Foothills, AB T1S 4S3

Job Title Farm supervisor (NOC 8252)
Company Name The Saskatoon Farm
Category Category -> Agriculture / Forestry
Job Type Job Type -> Full-Time
Location Foothills
Area Location -> AB - Calgary