As a Harvesting Labourer at our Korean Farm, you play a crucial role in our agricultural operations, contributing to the efficient harvesting of crops and ensuring the overall quality of the produce. Your responsibilities will encompass a range of tasks, including the picking, sorting, and preparation of crops for distribution.
- Location: Maple Ridge, BC
- Salary: Negotiable, ranging from $16.75 to $17.00 per hour
- Hours: Full-time position, averaging 35 to 40 hours per week
- Terms of Employment: Permanent, with flexibility for Day, Weekend, Overtime, Early Morning, and Morning shifts
- Start Date: Immediate
- Vacancies: 2 positions available
This opportunity offers stable and permanent employment, providing you with a chance to be an integral part of our dedicated agricultural team. If you are passionate about contributing to the harvest and ensuring the quality of crops, we encourage you to apply.
Please note that all details are verified to ensure transparency and accuracy.
Education: No degree, certificate, or diploma required; on-the-job training provided.
Experience: Will train
Work Site Environment: Harvest crops
- Harvesting: Engage in hands-on harvesting activities, picking fruits or vegetables according to specified guidelines and timelines.
- Sorting and Grading: Inspect harvested produce, sorting and grading based on quality standards to ensure only premium crops reach the market.
- Operate Machinery: Safely operate and maintain agricultural machinery (tractors, harvesters, conveyor systems) to enhance harvesting efficiency.
- Packaging: Prepare harvested crops for transport by appropriately packaging and labeling, ensuring compliance with storage and transportation guidelines.
- Field Maintenance: Assist in general field maintenance, including debris clearing, fence repairs, and addressing irrigation needs.
- Adherence to Safety Protocols: Follow strict safety guidelines to maintain a secure working environment for yourself and team members.
- Team Collaboration: Work collaboratively with supervisors, farm managers, and team members to coordinate tasks and achieve harvesting objectives.
Qualifications and Skills:
- Physical stamina and the ability to perform repetitive tasks in various weather conditions.
- Willingness to work outdoors and engage in physically demanding activities.
- Basic knowledge of agricultural practices with an eagerness to learn.
- Ability to follow instructions and work efficiently in a team-oriented environment.
- Experience operating agricultural machinery is an asset but not mandatory.
- Flexibility to work extended hours during peak harvesting seasons.
This role offers valuable on-the-job training, making it an excellent opportunity for individuals willing to learn and contribute to the harvesting process.
We offer a competitive hourly wage, and during peak seasons, there are opportunities for overtime. Our focus is on providing not just a job but a chance to enhance your skills through training and on-the-job learning.
As a team member, you’ll enjoy access to fresh produce and benefit from employee discounts on our company products.
Our work environment is inclusive and supportive, creating ample opportunities for personal and professional growth.
Our team is involved in various tasks crucial for a successful farm operation. These include cleaning crops, hand harvesting vegetables, maintaining a clean work area, and actively participating in the planting, cultivation, and irrigation of crops.
Operating and maintaining farm machinery and equipment are integral aspects of the role. We also emphasize the importance of detecting and addressing disease and health issues in crops, livestock, and poultry. Additionally, team members examine produce for quality and ensure its preparation for the market.
Work conditions and physical capabilities:
- Engage in repetitive tasks
- Perform physically demanding activities
Who can apply to this job?
This opportunity is open to individuals who meet the following criteria:
- Canadian citizens
- Permanent or temporary residents of Canada
- Possess a valid Canadian work permit
If you don’t meet these criteria and lack authorization to work in Canada, we kindly request that you refrain from applying, as the employer will not be able to respond to your application.
How to apply:
To be considered for this position, please submit your application via email to [email protected].
The application period for this opportunity is open until 2024-02-11. We look forward to receiving your application and exploring the possibility of you joining our dedicated team.