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FARM LABOURER

 

 

Cavendish Farms is a leading producer of frozen food products for retail and foodservice markets throughout Canada, the United States, and around the world. We have state-of-the-art potato processing plants in Prince Edward Island, Lethbridge, Alberta, and Jamestown, North Dakota, and an appetizer plant in Wheatley, Ontario. Our Head office is in Dieppe, New Brunswick and has sales office locations in Toronto, Montreal, and Boston.

 

Cavendish Farms is looking for Seasonal Farm Labourers for current and future needs for both planting and harvest. Reporting to the Farm Manager, Farm Labourers will be a results-driven, self-starter who is always looking for opportunities for improvement, and has the ability to adapt to a fast paced, dynamic work environment. 

 

Planting Season (Spring)

Starting on or around April 1st, depending on weather and business needs
Ending on or around June 15th, depending on weather and business needs


Harvest Season (Fall)

Starting on or around September 1st, depending on weather and business needs
Ending on or around October 8th, depending on weather and business needs


Qualifications:

- Must have valid driver's license;
- Ability to operate forklift is desirable, but not required;
- Ability to lift up to 55lbs (25kgs);
- Availability to work extended hours, evenings and weekends;
- Ability to work independently and in a fast paced team environment;
- Willingness to work outdoors in various weather conditions;
- High degree of attention to detail and demonstrated ability to search for creative solutions;
- Experience with potato crops will be considered an asset.


Key Responsibilities:

- Green House activities: Handling containers, hand planting / tuber harvest and facility cleaning;
- Potato house activities: Handling containers and bags, grading and cleaning;
- Field activities: Planting and Harvesting potatoes;
- Other tasks and responsibilities as assigned.

 

To Apply for this Career Opportunity:

Those interested can either apply online or in person - 201 Southwest Road, Juniper, NB

We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

 

To learn more about our products and services, click here.

 

  

 

Island Holdings Ltd. is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.

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