Job Posting

Apple Picker

Salary: $15.20/Hourly
Job Type: Full Time, Seasonal
Start Date: 2021-09-29

Language: English
Minimum Education: None
Positions Available: 5

NOC Group: General Farm Workers (8431)
NOC Job Title: General Farm Worker
Expires in 46 days
Expires: 2021-07-31
Last Updated: 2021-06-10

Job Number: 678051

Job Location(s)

1919 Goldie Road
Lake Country, District of, British Columbia
V4V 1G5, Canada

Job Description

Dorenberg Orchards Ltd. is a third-generation family business and has been growing high quality fruits since 1949.  We currently produce apples and wine grapes on our scenic property overlooking Okanagan Lake.  We are happy to be accepting applications for the position of General Farm Worker to assist with our fall harvest season.  This position would commence September 30 – October 7 and last 2 or 3 weeks.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

-          Colour picking apples

-          Picking grapes

-          Tree and vine training

-          Pruning rootsuckers and general farm maintenance

This work involves:

-          The use of a ladder and hand tools such as pruning shears

-          Kneeling, bending and standing for 10 hours per day

-          Ability to lift up to 50 lbs

Experience working in agriculture is an asset but not a requirement.  This position does not have any minimum education requirements.  The applicant must be capable of working in a physically demanding environment and in all weather conditions.  Hours of work are generally 6-7 days per week and 9-10 hours per day.

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Expiring: Jul 31, 2021