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West Cowan Apiaries Apiary Workers (5) Temporary in Big River, NB

West Cowan Apiaries

Branch Big River NB CA

Position:
Apiary Workers (5)
Location:
Big River, NB

Type of Farm Operations. Must possess a valid driver’s license. Training is provided on an ongoing basis, but experience maybe necessary….

Training is provided on an ongoing basis, but experience maybe necessary.

Position includes: wrapping/unwrapping hives; spring & fall maintenance of hives; feeding; creating nucs; queen rearing; supering hives; pulling honey; moving bees (evenings & some weekends); must be able to carry honey supers (80 lbs) to the truck deck.
You maybe asked to do other assorted duties with regards to the apiary work.
Experience driving standard trucks preferred.
Must possess a valid driver’s license.

Skills and Abilities Transportation/Travel Information
– Drive manual transmission vehicle
– Valid driver’s licence
Essential Skills
– Continuous learning
– Job task planning and organizing
– Critical thinking
– Decision making
– Problem solving
– Working with others
– Oral communication
– Writing
– Numeracy
– Reading text
Type of Farm Operations
– Beekeeping
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
– Bending, crouching, kneeling
– Walking
– Standing for extended periods
– Combination of sitting, standing, walking
– Sitting
– Ability to distinguish between colours
– Hand-eye co-ordination
– Attention to detail
– Physically demanding
– Handling heavy loads
– Repetitive tasks
– Tight deadlines
– Work under pressure
– Fast-paced environment
Type of Automated Systems Experience
– Automated honey extractor
Specific Skills
– Apiary Work
– Write daily basic progress reports
Work Site Environment
– Hot
– Dusty
– Odours
– Noisy
– Wet/damp
– At heights
– Outdoors
– Confined spaces
Type of Equipment
– Farm truck
Work Location Information
– Various locations
– Rural community

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Big River, NB, CA
Posted on: 2015-08-17
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