Company name: Sun Wing Greenhouses Ltd
Job title: General Farm Worker (Seasonal), NOC 8431
Address: 6070 Oldfield Rd, Victoria, BC V9E 2J4
Salary: $15.2/hour
Vacancy: 1
Job duties:
– Plant, fertilize, cultivate, spray, irrigate and harvest crops
– Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
– Follow food safety and security procedures
– Detect disease and health problems in crops
– Set and monitor water lines

Employment groups
Students, Youth, Veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces, Visible minorities, Persons with disabilities, Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Seniors, Apprentices

Job Type: Seasonal employment, Full time, 40 to 60 hours / week

Employment conditions:  Early morning, Morning, Day, Evening, Shift, Weekend, Flexible hours

Languages: English

Education: No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience: No experience

Security and Safety: Criminal record check

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, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, Standing for extended periods, Walking, Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information: Urban area

Personal Suitability: Effective interpersonal skills, Flexibility, Team player

Equipment and Machinery Experience: Sprayer or duster, Fertilizer applicator, Planting equipment

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills:
Deleafing, Grading, Greenhouse cleaning, Lowering, Mixing fertilizer, Tying, Suckering, Vertical farming system, Weeding, Cleaning crop, Clipping

Specific Skills: Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops, Fertilize and spray crops, Harvest crops

Specific Skills – Field Crops: Hand harvesting vegetables, Vegetable culling

Automated Systems Experience:
Automated irrigation system, Automated environmental control equipment, Feeding and watering system

Type of Crops: Tomatoes, Carrots, Bell peppers, Cucumbers

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