Indian River Farms is seeking Farm Labourer’s who are self-motivated with good people skills.
We at Indian River Farms have been farming potatoes for 29 years and we are constantly growing! Farming is ingrained in our family and community and that dedication helps us focus on growth. Every year brings new challenges and opportunities. Indian River Farms will continue to meet those challenges head on and seize opportunities for growth whenever possible.
This position offers a competitive wage with excellent benefits!
Terms of Employment
The position of Farm Labourer is a Seasonal (April to November), 40-60 hours a week position where wages range from $16 an hour and is located at 1160 Route 20, Kensington, PE, C0B 1M0.
Duties include but are not limited to:
- Cutting potato seed
- Washing and sanitizing potato bins
- Prepping and moving irrigation equipment
- Taking samples of soil, water, & plants
- Cleaning organizing the maintenance shop
- Mowing, clear cut, plant and harvest
The ideal candidate will have experience of 1 to less than 7 months, ideally in potato farming.
Secondary school diploma or general education degree is required.
Knowledge, skills and abilities:
Experience in the farming business
Excellent communication skills
Ability to prioritize operations in light of multiple priorities and conflicting demands
Team player with an ability to participate in cross-functional teams
An exemplary health and dental benefits package
A competitive pay scale supplemented with an incentive program based on Spring planting accuracy, summer spray and irrigation and fall harvest efficiency.
If you are interested in this exciting growth opportunity, please submit your resume to [email protected]
1160 Route 20