Farm Supervisor

Vermeulen Farms Limited

  • Durée de l’emploi: Permanent
  • Langue de travail: Anglais
  • Heures de travail: 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Education:
  • Expérience:
  • Education

  • College/CEGEP
  • Asset languages

  • Spanish; Castilian
  • Work site environment

  • Floriculture production
  • Other vegetables and melon farming (except potato)
  • Outdoors
  • Horticultural field crop
  • Tree and orchard fruit
  • Work setting

  • Staff accommodation available
  • Tasks

  • Maintain financial and production records
  • Co-ordinate and supervise the work of general farm workers and harvesting labourers
  • Ensure farm safety and bio-security procedures are followed
  • Maintain quality control and production records
  • Supervise and oversee growing and other crop-related operations
  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Hire and train staff
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Perform general farm duties
  • Supervision

  • 11-15 people
  • Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Pesticide Applicator’s Licence
  • Type of crops

  • Apples
  • Asparagus
  • Bell peppers
  • Cucumbers
  • Strawberries
  • Zucchinis
  • Equipment and machinery experience

  • Automated irrigation system
  • Fertilizer applicator
  • Seed drill
  • Sprayer or duster
  • Tractor
  • Vegetable or fruit harvester
  • Forklift
  • Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Personal suitability

  • Excellent oral communication
  • Organized
  • Team player
  • Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • Experience

  • 2 years to less than 3 years
  • Financial benefits

  • Bonus

Education:
Experience:

Number of Vacancies: 2
Wages: $20.00 to $30.00 hourly (to be negotiated)