Vermeulen Farms is a 450 acre fresh vegetable and fruit farm in Canning, Nova Scotia. We are a team of roughly 50 employees working to hand harvest quality fresh vegetables and fruits.
This position is physically demanding and requires manual dexterity, standing for extended periods of time, crouching, bending and kneeling. The duties will include seeding, weeding, harvesting, and sorting and grading small fruits and vegetables. To be successful in this job you must be in good physical condition and able to lift at least 50 lbs for extended periods as well as working outdoors in all weather conditions including hot, dry, and raining. Hours are a minimum of 35 hours per week, 6 days a week, as well as Sundays if needed. 7 months to less than 1 year farming experience and no education required.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $11.55 /hour