Positions:
Farm Labourer
Location:
Kensington
Vacancies:
1
Start Date:
01-22-2020
Duration:
Temporary fulltime
Work Schedule:
Some overtime, Weekdays
Job Description:
Indian River Farms is seeking Farm Labourer’s who are self-motivated with good people skills.

We at Indian River Farms have been farming potatoes for 29 years and we are constantly growing! Farming is ingrained in our family and community and that dedication helps us focus on growth. Every year brings new challenges and opportunities. Indian River Farms will continue to meet those challenges head on and seize opportunities for growth whenever possible.

This position offers a competitive wage with excellent benefits!

Terms of Employment

The position of Farm Labourer is a Seasonal (April to November), 40-60 hours a week position where wages range from $15 an hour and is located at 1160 Route 20, Kensington, PE, C0B 1M0.

Duties include but are not limited to:

- Cutting potato seed

- Washing and sanitizing potato bins

- Prepping and moving irrigation equipment

- Taking samples of soil, water, & plants

- Cleaning organizing the maintenance shop

- Mowing, clear cut, plant and harvest

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have experience of 1 to less than 7 months, ideally in potato farming.

Secondary school diploma or general education degree is required.

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

Experience in the farming business

Excellent communication skills

Ability to prioritize operations in light of multiple priorities and conflicting demands

Team player with an ability to participate in cross-functional teams

Benefits

An exemplary health and dental benefits package

A competitive pay scale supplemented with an incentive program based on Spring planting accuracy, summer spray and irrigation and fall harvest efficiency.

If you are interested in this exciting growth opportunity, please submit your resume to careers@indian-river-farms.com

Address

1160 Route 20

Kensington, PE

C0B 1M0

careers@indian-river-farms.com



Wages:
15
To Apply:
Indian River Farm 
Cindy Frizzel 

Phone: 902-836-4440
Email: careers@indian-river-farms.com