vegetable farm workers foreman/woman

Forman Farms - Seeleys Bay, ON (4 months ago)

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No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience an asset

Additional Skills
Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
Maintain work records and logs
Water and tend to plants, lawns and/or gardens
Write daily basic progress reports
Weight Handling
Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
Type of Product
Vegetables
Seasonal plants
Hydroponic horticultural products
Bedding plants
Berry bushes
Type of Farm Operations
Potato and vegetable
Horticultural field crop
Fruit and vegetable combination farming
Other vegetables and melon farming (except potato)
Type of Crops
Cabbage
Cucumbers
Asparagus
Bell peppers
Blueberries
Garlic
Herbs
Onions
Cauliflowers
Cherries
Strawberries
Sweet corn
Tomatoes
Zucchinis
Artisanal crops
Raspberries
Greenhouse tomatoes
Greenhouse vegetables
Carrots
Specific Skills
Transplant seedlings or rooted cuttings
Report signs of insect or disease damage
Pot and re-pot plants
Plant bulbs and seeds
Mix and prepare soils
Assist in pruning trees, shrubs and plants
Apply fertilizers
Clean work area
Specific Skills - Field Crops
Hand harvesting vegetables
Vegetable culling
Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots
Gloves
Work Site Environment
Confined spaces
Outdoors
Wet/damp
Hot
Non-smoking
Transportation/Travel Information
Valid driver's licence
Public transportation is not available
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment
Repetitive tasks
Handling heavy loads
Physically demanding
Attention to detail
Hand-eye co-ordination
Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Standing for extended periods
Bending, crouching, kneeling
Large workload
Ability to Supervise
3-4 people
Work Location Information
Rural area
Farm Supervisors Specific Skills
Maintain quality control and production records
Co-ordinate and supervise the work of general farm workers and harvesting labourers
Supervise and oversee growing and other crop-related operations
Ensure farm safety and bio-security procedures are followed
Personal Suitability
Team player