The Annapolis Valley of Nova Scotia

Labourer, Farm

Wolfville - posted on Fri. February 9, 2018

Labourer, Farm

D & M Lightfoot Farms Ltd.

Job location: 11201 Hwy #1, Wolfville, NS, B4P 2S3

Terms of Employment: 4 seasonal full time positions starting May 1, 2018 and ending Nov 1, 2018. $11.00 / hour. Day, evening, weekend, overtime, on call, early morning, morning, night. 40-60 hours per week.

Job requirements

Languages
English

Education
No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience
Experience an asset

Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation, Own vehicle, Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure, Tight deadlines, Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Attention to detail, Hand-eye co-ordination, Ability to distinguish between colours, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, Standing for extended periods, Walking, Bending, crouching, kneeling, Overtime required

Work Site Environment
Outdoors, Wet/damp, Odours, Dusty, Hot, Cold/refrigerated

Specific Skills
Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops, Harvest crops, Feed and tend animals, Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment, Clean stables, barns, barnyards and pens, Detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry, Set and monitor water lines, air flow and temperature in barns, pens and chicken coops

Type of Crops
Grapes

Type of Farm Operations
Chicken farming, Viticulture

How to apply: email matthew@lightfootandwolfville.com

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