Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture

Vineyard Worker

Eaglestone Vineyard part of Planters Ridge Winery

Type of Farm Operations

  • Viticulture

Type of Crops

  • Grapes

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • Rural area

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player

Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills

  • Deleafing
  • Weeding
  • Shoot positioning
  • Maintain and manage growth of vines, vine canopy and grapes

Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Experience: Experience an asset

Number of Vacancies: 2
Wages: $13.00 to $14.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

events

  1. Nova Scotia Young Farmers AGM

    December 2 @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  2. Farm Transition Webinar

    December 2 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  3. Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture AGM

    December 3 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
  4. Virtual Happy Hour

    December 3 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Mental Fitness 101: Foundational Elements to Building a Mental Fitness Plan

    December 4 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 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