Seasonal Farm Equipment Operator

  • Cavendish Farms, Inc.
  • Old Station,CA,USA
  • May 21, 2021

Job Description

English

Operations

21000347

Requisition #

Feb 02, 2021

Post Date

Seasonal Farm Equipment Operator

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 two state-of-the-art potato processing plants in PEI. Two others in Jamestown, ND and Lethbridge, Alberta as well as an appetizer plant in Wheatley, ON. Our Head office is in Dieppe, NB.

Expected start date will be on or aboutReporting to the Farm Manager, theFarm Equipment Operatorwill 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.April 1st, 2021for planting (weather dependent).

Equipment operation i.e. planter, sprayer, windrower, harvester, water truck, forklift and irrigation equipment (if qualified);

Equipment repair and maintenance;

All other duties as assigned.

Successful Candidate will possess the following Qualifications:

Must have a valid Class 5 driver’s license. Class 3A or the ability to obtain one would be an asset;

Valid Class A Pesticide Applicator Certificate or the ability to obtain one.

Ability to lift up to 55lbs (25kg);

Availability to work extended hours, evenings and weekends;

Willingness to work outdoors in various weather conditions;

Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment;

High degree of attention to detail;

Mechanical aptitude;

Previous experience working on potato farm operations would be an asset.

To Apply for this Career Opportunity:

Please apply online athttps://careers.jdirving.com/or in person at281 Old Station Road, New Annan, PE, C1N 5J5

If applying in person, please visit the farm office withof the following ID: 2 pieces

Driver’s License (issued by Canadian province or territory)

Foreign Driver’s License

Canadian Passport

Foreign Passport

Canadian Citizenship Card

Permanent Resident (PR) Card

Certificate of Indian Status

Health Cards with picture

*Please Note: A clean criminal background check and drug screen will be required prior to an employment offer being extended.

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