Harvesting Labourer - KCC EMPLOYMENT AGENCY

Date Posted: Aug 31, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English or French

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Work site environment

  • Corn farming
  • Fruit and vegetable combination farming
  • Oilseed (except soybean) farming
  • Other grain farming
  • Other vegetables and melon farming (except potato)
  • Soybean farming
  • Wheat farming
  • At heights

Work setting

  • Staff accommodation available
  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Room and board provided
  • Rural area
  • Remote location
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Cleaning crop
  • Grading
  • Hand harvesting vegetables
  • Hoeing crops
  • Pick row and orchard crops
  • Stone and/or wood picking
  • Write daily basic progress reports
  • Clean work area
  • Sort and pack fruits and vegetables
  • Load unload and transfer crates supplies and farm produce livestock and poultry

Experience and specialization

Type of Crops

  • Apples
  • Artisanal crops
  • Asparagus
  • Bell peppers
  • Blueberries
  • Cabbage
  • Carrots
  • Cauliflowers
  • Cherries
  • Cucumbers
  • Field berries
  • Garlic
  • Ginger
  • Ginseng
  • Grapes
  • Melons
  • Onions
  • Orchard fruit
  • Raspberries
  • Seed corn
  • Soybeans
  • Strawberries
  • Sweet corn
  • Tomatoes
  • Worms
  • Zucchinis
  • Berries
  • Potatoes
  • Sugar beets
  • Vegetables
  • Grains
  • Mushrooms

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Medical exam
  • Criminal record check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Standing for extended periods

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Values and ethics

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

Financial benefits

  • Piece work

Long term benefits

  • Other benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • On-site housing options
  • Team building opportunities
  • Transportation provided by employer
  • Parking available
  • Travel insurance