Job opening for farm hand on a Honey Farm

  Regina

We have been full-time honey farmers near Balgonie for the last 2 years and been working in the industry since 2014. We believe great honey starts first with proper care and management of our colonies. We are also proud members of the BeeMaid Honey Cooperative.

Job description(s)
-Full summer Apiary worker. (from april-till-october)
Wage: $13-$16 per hour + the end of harvest bonus.

-Partial summer Apiary worker (from june-till-end of august) Wage: $12-$14 per hour + the end of harvest bonus

Mainly outdoor labor involving, working with and inside honey bee colonies, light carpentry work building lids, pallets and boxes used for managing Bee colonies and producing honey, and working in and cleaning a CFIA licensed honey extraction facility.
As a job in agriculture the hours worked per week will fluctuate greatly during the course of the season. from 30-50 hour weeks, so the need to be flexible in your work schedule will be a constant. That said we are more than willing to plan and negotiate work hours around personal events, complete tasks ahead of schedule to allow for extra time off at an agreed upon time.
If you allergic to bee stings or any honey bee products you cannot not be hired.
assets for this job are things such as.
Beekeeping experience.
Carpentry experience.
Strong attention to detail.
Forklift certification.
Comfortable driving/ willing to learn to drive standard transmission trucks and equipment.
Healthy and strong, athletic or hard labor backgrounds. Able to do physically draining tasks without causing injury to yourself.
End of harvest bonus:
Staying for the full duration of the 2021 farming season will reward a bonus of up to 10% of your total gross earnings at Anchor Moore Honey ltd as the end of the season. As well as an additional 5% of your gross earnings at Anchor Moore Honey ltd for each honey production goal reached in the 2021 harvest. (up to a maximum bonus of 20% of your gross earnings at Anchor Moore Farm ltd.

Contact us! Phone/text#: 1(639)-590-8344
Email @: lukemoo22@gmail.com
Mailing address: Box 898 Balgonie sk, S0G 0E0

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