Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture

Farm Labourer-Strawberries

Vermeulen Farms Limited

Phone: +1 902-582-7806

The main responsibility in this position will be to assist in planting our 2020 crop of strawberries. Our strawberries will be planted into troughs at approximately chest height under plastic, greenhouse tunnel cover, though successful candidates will be required to lift up to 50lbs for extended periods, and be capable of bending, lifting and standing for extended periods in all weather conditions.

The position will be open for 3 weeks, or until the crop is planted with a potential for extension into the summer season. Employees must have their own transportation to and from work, and appropriate footwear and clothing for the weather. Pay is weekly.

Number of Vacancies: 30
    For which commodity are you hiring?:
  • Strawberries
    Required Skills:
  • General Farm Experience
  • Perform repetitive tasks
  • Lift over 10kg
  • Stand stationary for extended periods of time
Other (required skills): Own transporation
Job Experience: Willing to Train
    Work Schedule:
  • Weekdays
  • Weekends
Wages: $12.55 Hourly
How to Apply:

Please call 902-582-7806 or email for more information or to apply.


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

Phone – 902-893-2293
Fax – 902-893-7063