farm supervisor

futurelife - Surrey, BC (30+ days ago)

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Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

2 years to less than 3 years

or equivalent experience
Equipment and Machinery Experience
Vegetable or fruit harvester
Tractor
Sprayer or duster
Harvesters
Fertilizer applicator
Storage and silage system
Automated irrigation system
Feeding and watering system
Automated manure handling or storage system
Additional Skills
Perform general farm duties
Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
Maintain work records and logs
Hire and train staff
Area of Specialization
Agricultural crop service
Type of Product
Native plants
Type of Farm Operations
Fruit and vegetable combination farming
Type of Crops
Field berries
Specific Skills - Field Crops
Vegetable culling
Security and Safety
Criminal record check
Own Tools/Equipment
Safety equipment/gear
Steel-toed safety boots
Gloves
Work Site Environment
Outdoors
Transportation/Travel Information
Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment
Work under pressure
Physically demanding
Attention to detail
Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Large workload
Tight deadlines
Overtime required
Ability to Supervise
5-10 people
Work Location Information
Staff accommodation provided
Agricultural Service Contractors Specific Skills
Negotiate with clients for provision of services
Maintain financial and production records
Provide agricultural crop services such as plowing, irrigating, cultivating, spraying or harvesting
Assist in the development and implementation of farm safety and bio-security procedures
Soil fertility programs
Farm Supervisors Specific Skills
Maintain quality control and production records
Co-ordinate and supervise the work of general farm workers and harvesting labourers
Develop work schedules and establish procedures
Supervise and oversee breeding and other livestock-related programs
Supervise and oversee growing and other crop-related operations
Ensure farm safety and bio-security procedures are followed
Personal Suitability
Team player
Organized
Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills
Fruit trees training
Harvesting seedlings
Mixing fertilizer
Weeding
Seed cutting
Greenhouse cleaning