Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture

Farm Labourer-Strawberries

Vermeulen Farms Limited


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
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
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