favorite this post Farm Supervisor (2389 Longhill Road) hide this posting unhide

compensation: $ 19.00/hour
employment type: full-time

Job Description
Balwinder Khun Khun (Khun Khun Orchards) 1650 Geen Road, Kelowna, British Columbia, V1P 1C9 requires 2 full-time Farm Supervisors to manage eight locations within Kelowna BC.

Job Locations:

2389 Longhill Road, Kelowna BC

3370 Old Vernon Road, Kelowna BC

3375 Dall Road, Kelowna BC

3754 East Kelowna, Kelowna BC

4775 Postill Drive, Kelowna BC

4655 Postill Drive, Kelowna BC

4831 Scotty Creek Road, Kelowna BC

6030 Postill Lake Road, Kelowna BC

2327 Belgo Road, Kelowna, BC

Title: Farm Supervisor

NOC: 8253/8252

Term of Employment: Full-time, permanent

Anticipated Start Date: ASAP

Experience: 2 Years to less than 3 years

Education: High school

Position: 2

Language: English

Work Conditions: Day, Evening, Weekends

Wages: $19.00/hourly, 40 hours per week

Work Site Environment: hot, dusty, noisy, odours

Personal Suitability: Excellent written and oral communication, organized, team player

Area of Specialization: Agricultural crop services

Equipment and Machinery Experience: Sprayer or duster, Tractor, Harvesters

Type of Crops: Cherries, Apples

Job Duties:

· Supervises and co-ordinates activities of workers engaged in planting, cultivating and harvesting crops.

· Create work schedules and maintain work record and logs.

· Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment.

· Ensure all health and safety procedures are being followed by all workers at all times.

· Hire and train new employees and assist workers in their duties as needed .

· Maintain quality control and production records.

· Attend regular meetings.

· Oversee sorting & overall handling of produce to ensure highest possible quality of products.

· Evaluate weather and soil conditions.

· Check if there is need to any fertilizers and pesticides for the farm.

· Extensive experience in harvesting, pruning, weeding & cutting is required for this job position.

Working & Physical Capabilities:

Work in a fast-paced environment, that may be physically demanding with repetitive tasks. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs, heavy workloads, combination of sitting, standing, and walking -Attention to detail, Hand-eye coordination - Ability to work in various work environments: wet, damp, strong odours, dust, cold. - Supervise up to 5-10 employees, and handle various situations under pressure as a supervisor

Essential Skills: Read text, numeracy, problem solving, time management and customer relations skills

Youth, first nation, aboriginals, visible minorities, Canadians, indigenous people, veterans of Canadian Armed force and newcomers to Canada with the above listed skills are welcome to apply
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 6909080078


best of [?]