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Lead Farm Hand
Are you a self starter? Able to work independently? Love working outdoors?
We are a grain farm operation looking for a person who enjoys working in a variety of roles throughout the day. Shoemaker Ag Venture Partnership embraces technology and is willing to try new techniques to improve crop production. Working with one other full time employee you will join a team of hard working, honest individuals who enjoy a safe, pleasant and friendly work environment.
The farm is located at Wilcox Saskatchewan just 50 kms south of Regina our Provincial capital city. We grow a variety of crops including Canola, durum wheat and Lentil. We have grown many crops including Chick pea, Flax, malt barley, field peas and fall rye.
Essential Skills needed include Class 1A drivers license, mechanical experience with large equipment, able to read and speak fluent English, able to work extended hours at seeding and harvest, experience operating a high clearance sprayer, being able to lift 50 pound bags as well as be able to climb a ladder.
Other desirable skills include welding experience, forklift or bob cat experience and some agronomy skills. During the winter months hours will typically be Monday to Friday 8-5. Grain hauling, fertilizer hauling/unloading and minor equipment repair will be performed during this time.
Other duties as specified. During peak times of seeding and harvest we have a "all hands on deck" mentality where hours will be longer normal.
Apply online at: https://www.workhorsehub.ca/jobs/100
Access to medical, dental, long term disability employee matched defined contribution benefit plan, vacation and short term incentive programs.
Class 1A License
Farm Equipment Operation & Maintenance Experience