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Positions:
Seasonal Farm Labourer/Operator
Location:
4504 Allies Mills Road, Pooles Corner, C0A 1R0
Vacancies:
10
Start Date:
September 26th, 2022
Duration:
Temporary fulltime
Length of Employment:
4-6 weeks
Work Schedule:
Some overtime, Shift work
Job Description:
SEASONAL FARM LABOURERS/OPERATORS



Cavendish Farms is a grower of quality potatoes, and a leading producer of frozen food products for the retail and foodservice markets throughout Canada and the United States. We have state-of-the-art potato processing plants in Prince Edward Island, Lethbridge, Alberta, and Jamestown, North Dakota, and an appetizer plant in Wheatley, Ontario. Our Head office is in Dieppe, New Brunswick and has sales office locations in Toronto, Montreal, and Boston.



Cavendish Farms is looking for Seasonal Farm Labourers and Operators at our Poole's Corner Potato Storage location for a period of 3-4 weeks. Expected start date will be on or around September 26th, 2022 (weather dependent).



Reporting to the Supervisor, the successful incumbents will be results-driven, self-starters who are always looking for opportunities for improvement, and have the ability to adapt to a fast paced, dynamic work environment.



*Please Note: A clean criminal background check and drug screen will be required prior to an employment offer being extended.



Successful Candidate will possess the following qualifications:



Previous experience will be considered an asset, but is not required
Must have valid driver's license if applying for equipment operator
Ability to lift up to 55lbs (25kgs)
Availability to work extended hours, evenings and weekends
Ability to work independently and in a fast paced team environment
Willingness to work outdoors in various weather conditions
High degree of attention to detail and demonstrated ability to multi-task


Key Responsibilities:

Potato Grading
Quality control
Equipment operation of all the equipment used in the potato warehouses (if qualified)
All other duties as assigned.


Rate of pay for this position is $15.45/hour plus a $1.50/hour seasonal premium. We also offer:

Overtime pay
Safety bonus of up to $2/hour paid at the end of season
Sunday work premiums


To Apply for this Career Opportunity:

Please apply online, send resumes to jobs@cavendishfarms.com , or drop by Poole's Corner Potato Storage Facility at 4504 Alleys Mill Road, Pool’s Corner to pick up an application/drop off your resume!



We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Wages:
$15.45/hour plus a $1.50/hour seasonal premium
To Apply:
Cavendish Farms 
TREVOR PINSONNEAULT 

Phone: (506) 875-6774
Email: jobs@cavendishfarms.com