General farm workers are needed in Canada by Fieldsong Farm. You can apply if you are interested and passionate about farming.
General farm workers perform various tasks, including planting, cultivating, and harvesting crops, tending to livestock and poultry, and maintaining farm equipment and structures. Their duties encompass:
- Planting, cultivating, spraying, irrigating, and harvesting crops.
- Providing care and sustenance to livestock and poultry.
- Engaging in milking activities with cows.
- Performing or aiding in breeding activities for farm animals.
- Operating and upkeeping farm machinery and equipment.
- Adhering to food safety, security, and animal bio-security protocols.
- Identifying diseases and health issues in crops, livestock, and poultry.
- Inspecting produce for quality and preparing it for the market.
- Monitoring water lines, air circulation, and temperature in barns, pens, and chicken coops.
- Maintaining facilities and farm infrastructure, including cleaning stables, barns, corrals, and pens.
With experience, general farm workers can specialize in specific crop or livestock production areas.
General farm workers primarily work in the field of operating farm machinery. They find employment on various types of farms, including those focused on crops, livestock, fruits, vegetables, and specialized agricultural products.
- Location: Langley, BC
- Salary: $15.65 to $16.50 per hour for 40 hours per week
- Employment Terms: Permanent, Full-time
- Work Schedule: Daytime hours
- Start Date: Immediate
- Benefits: Additional benefits provided
- Open Positions: 2 vacancies
- Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
- or equivalent experience
7 months to less than 1 year
- Chicken farming
- Hog and pig farming
- Staff accommodation available
Responsibilities of Farm Workers
- Farm animal grooming
- Feed inventory
- Handling animals
- Monitoring animal health
- Feed and tend animals
- Clean stables, barns, corrals and pens
- Write daily basic progress reports
- Efficient interpersonal skills
- Do you possess legal eligibility to work in Canada?
- Are you open to relocating for this role?
- Have you gained prior experience in this field of employment?
- On-site housing options
- Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
Employment Groups for Farm Workers
Equal Opportunity Statement:
This employer is dedicated to offering equal employment opportunities to all job applicants. This commitment extends to individuals self-identifying as members of these groups: Indigenous people, Persons with disabilities, Newcomers to Canada, Seniors, Veterans, Visible minorities, and Youth.
Eligibility for Application:
Please consider applying for this job only if:
- You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
- You possess a valid Canadian work permit.
If you need more authorization to work in Canada, we kindly ask you not to apply. The employer will only respond to applications from individuals with work authorization in Canada.
How to apply as Farm Workers
Here is what you must include in your application:
- Cover letter