Job Posting

Farm Supervisor

Salary: $20.00/Hourly
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: High School
Positions Available: 2

NOC Group: Agricultural and Related Service Contractors and Managers (8252)
NOC Job Title: Farm Produce Packing Service Manager
Expires in 25 days
Expires: 2021-05-15
Last Updated: 2021-01-18

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Job Number: 652733




Job Location(s)

615 Bal Place
Kelowna, British Columbia
V1X 7W4, Canada
1795 McCurdy Rd East
Kelowna, British Columbia
V1P 1B5, Canada

Job Description

DUTIES INCLUDE:

  •  Supervises and co-ordinates activities of workers engaged in planting, cultivating, maintaining and harvesting crops.
  • Create work schedules and attend regular meetings
  • Ensure all health and food safety procedures are being followed by all workers at all times.
  • Train all general farm workers and assist workers in their duties as needed.
  • Oversee harvesting, sorting and the overall handling of produce to ensure highest possible quality of products.
  • Ability to operate a variety of farm equipment, specifically tractors and sprayers.
  • Experience in planting, harvesting, and pruning is required for this job position.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.

WORKING & PHYSICAL CAPABILITIES:

  • Work in a fast-paced environment, that may be physically demanding with repetitive tasks.
  • Ability to lift heavy objects and work in all weather conditions. 
  • Supervise between 10 -15 employees and handle various situations under pressure as a supervisor.


ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Read text, numeracy, problem solving, active listener, organizational and time management, customer relations skills, self-motivation and ability to motivate others and genuine commitment to farming.

 


How to Apply

Expiring: May 15, 2021

Contact: Valley Orchards
Fax: 250 491 1951

By Mail:
1795 McCurdy Rd East
Kelowna, British Columbia
V1P 1B5, Canada