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Job Title: Agricultural

Available Positions: 1

Approximate Salary: $20 per hour (CAD)

Address: n/a

City: n/a

State/Province: Barrie Region, ON

Country: Canada

Education Level: High School Diploma

Experience Level: 3-4 Years Experience

Skills Required: Excellent interpersonal skills (People person) , Good oral & written communication skills , Energetic

Job Posted Date: 2021-11-17

Job expiry Date: 2021-12-17

Full Time

Job Details

Candidate must be:

-Able to walk a large portion of the day

-Climb in and out of holes, cut and connect pipe, operate

-a farm tractor and backhoe, lift 50 lbs or greater

 

Summary:

The laborer manually connects the tile drainage pipe in the connection holes to drain agricultural land. 

 

Responsibilities:

Manually measure, cut, and connect tile runs to tile mains

Operate a farm tractor or backhoe to relocate pipe or lead pipe on the drainage plow

Operate a backhoe to dig or backfill holes when required

Clean, lubricate, and refuel equipment

Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment

Perform minor repairs on equipment, when required (Example replace filters, replace hydraulic hoses, change oil)

Load, unload, and assist with transporting equipment and materials between job sites

Survey farm fields using GPS equipment, farm tractor, and/or all-terrain vehicles

 

Experience and Abilities:

Valid and clean driver’s license (G or G2 only)

General knowledge of maintenance and construction practices as well as construction equipment and vehicles is an asset.

Customer service or/and general labor experience.

Available to work long hours during peak productions times

Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds

Ability to walk across rough terrain the majority of the day

Ability to climb in and out of holes in farm fields

Ability to cut and connect pipe manually

Position requires continuous bending, lifting, climbing and reaching

Able to work under minimum supervision

Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold

Flexible working hours

Ability to operate and understand GPS equipment is an asset

Welding and mechanical experience is an asset