Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture

Farm Labourer

Elmridge Farm Ltd

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Tractor
  • Type of Farm Operations

  • Fruit and vegetable combination farming
  • Other vegetables and melon farming (except potato)
  • Type of Crops

  • Cabbage
  • Cucumbers
  • Asparagus
  • Bell peppers
  • Garlic
  • Ginger
  • Onions
  • Sweet corn
  • Tomatoes
  • Zucchinis
  • Carrots
  • Specific Skills

  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Harvest crops
  • Examine produce for quality and prepare for market
  • Specific Skills – Field Crops

  • Hand harvesting vegetables
  • Hoeing crops
  • Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Dusty
  • Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines
  • Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
    Experience: No experience

    Number of Vacancies: 24
    Wages: $12.55 to $14.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

    events

    1. Pork Nova Scotia Annual Meeting

      November 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    2. Maritime Beef Testing Station (MBTS) Annual Meeting

      November 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    3. Wild Blueberry Producers of Nova Scotia AGM

      November 19 @ 8:00 am - November 20 @ 5:00 pm
    4. Mental Health First Aid

      November 21 @ 8:30 am - November 22 @ 4:30 pm
    5. Sheep Producers Association of Nova Scotia (SPANS) Annual Meeting

      November 21 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

    contact

    7 Atlantic Central Drive
    East Mountain, N.S.
    B6L 2Z2

    Phone – 902-893-2293
    Fax – 902-893-7063
    E-mailinfo@nsfa-fane.ca