General Farm Labour – Full Time Seasonal for April- Nov 2019


General Farm Labourers to work from April to November, 2019 Seasonal full time on vegetable farm in Port Perry. Six days per week, Job includes cultivating, hand planting, hand harvesting, weed cleaning, grading and bunching, wash and pack vegetables, operate farm vehicles. Indoor and outdoor work environment under all weather conditions and combines standing for extended hours, handling heavy loads, bending, crouching and kneeling and other general farm duties. Duties will entail working full days outdoors, rain or shine. Duties can be physically demanding and will include lifting heavy loads, weeding small ground crops or potted plants, standing for long periods of time, hoeing, kneeling, bending and walking. 14.00 per hour. Must be available days and weekends. Rural location (requires your own transportation no public transportation in the area.) No specific education or work experience is required, persons with previous experience harvesting on a farm is prefered. To apply to this position please email Willowtree Farm

Experience : not necessary; harvesting experience is preferred Languages English Education No degree, certificate or diploma Equipment and Machinery Experience Tractor; Planting equipment; Farm truck Experience Will train Weight Handling Up to 23 kg (50 lbs) Specific Skills Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops; Harvest crops Specific Skills – Field Crops Hoeing crops Work Site Environment Outdoors; Wet/damp; Noisy; Dusty; Hot; Cold/refrigerated Transportation/Travel Information Own transportation; Valid driver’s licence Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Hand-eye co-ordination; Ability to distinguish between colours; Sitting; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling

35 positions available