Farm worker, grain

Lowe Ranches Inc based in Prairie, AB is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Farm worker, grain. Lowe Ranches Inc is a prominent agricultural operation specializing in livestock farming and ranching. With vast expanses of land and a commitment to sustainable practices, Lowe Ranches raises high-quality cattle and other livestock, ensuring the health and welfare of their animals while producing premium meat products. With a focus on traditional ranching techniques and modern innovations, Lowe Ranches manages its operations with care and precision, optimizing productivity while preserving the natural environment. The candidates selected for the vacancy will be required to start the work as soon as possible.

Job Description:

Employer Name: Lowe Ranches Inc
Position: Farm worker, grain
No of Vacancies: 1
Salary: $17.00 to $22.00 hourly (To be negotiated) for 40 to 50 hours per week
Employment Type: Seasonal employment Full time
Location: High Prairie, AB
Transportation information: Valid driver’s licence, and Driver’s abstract
Work setting: Staff accommodation available, Rural area, Remote location, and Various locations
Type of crops: Grains, Canola

Requirements:

Languages: Candidates must have knowledge of the English Language
Education: Candidates need standard educational qualifications such as a Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience
Experience: Candidates should have experience of 1 to less than 2 years
Automated systems experience:
Bulk grain or feed handling – automated, Storage and silage system
Equipment and machinery experience: Farm truck, Forklift, Loader, Tractor, Combine harvester, Fertilizer applicator, Haying equipment, Manure spreader, Planting equipment, Seed drill, Swather, Hand tools

Physical Requirements:

  • The candidates should have experience in beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots, livestock combination farming, oilseed (except soybean) farming, and wheat farming
  • The candidates should have experience in dry pea and bean farming and farm operations, and be able to work in all weather condition
  • The candidates should demonstrate the ability to work independently and thrive in a fast-paced environment, capable of performing repetitive tasks and working under pressure
  • The candidates should be able to handle heavy loads, meet tight deadlines, and be physically capable of handling demanding tasks
  • The candidates should possess hand-eye coordination, demonstrate attention to detail, and be able to stand for extended periods, as well as bend, crouch, and kneel as needed
  • The candidates should be willing to work overtime when required and be comfortable with a combination of sitting, standing, and walking, as well as be able to handle weights up to 9 kg (20 lbs), 13.5 kg (30 lbs), and 23 kg (50 lbs)

Other Requirements:

  • The candidates should possess efficient interpersonal skills and demonstrate flexibility, exercising good judgment
  • The candidates should be organized, exhibit reliability, and be team players
  • The candidates should uphold strong values and ethics and be quick learners

Candidate Status:

  • Candidate must be a Canadian Citizen or temporary or permanent resident of Canada
  • Candidate must have legal authorization (Work Permit) to work in Canada
  • If Candidates are unable to fulfill above mentioned requirements, don’t apply for the position

Responsibilities:

  • The candidates should be able to apply fertilizers to promote plant growth and health, mix fertilizers according to specified guidelines for application, and fertilize and spray crops to protect against pests and diseases and enhance growth
  • The candidates should be able to write daily basic progress reports to document tasks completed and observations made, clean the work area to ensure a safe and organized environment, and perform general farm duties such as cleaning, maintenance, and repairs
  • The candidates should be able to harvest crops when they reach maturity for market or storage, operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment to ensure proper functioning and efficiency, and maintain equipment to prolong its lifespan and ensure safety
  • The candidates should be able to organize planting, cultivating, and crop harvesting activities to maximize efficiency and productivity

Benefits:

  • The candidates will get health care plan, free parking available, and on-site housing options

How to apply:

If the position is fit for you and the basic requirements are fulfilled then you can now apply directly to the employer (along with your Resume, Job reference number, Cover letter, References attesting experience, and Proof of the requested certifications.) through the below-mentioned details

By email
admin@loweranches.com

 

 

 

We thank all the applicants for showing their interest and trust in us, however, only the most eligible candidates will be selected and conducted for further procedure directly from employers, in between no charges/fees or original documents will be asked from any applicant. All the best!

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