Farm Worker, General

Vermeulen Farms Limited

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Vegetable harvester
  • Planting equipment
  • Type of Farm Operations

  • Floriculture production
  • Fruit and vegetable combination farming
  • Other vegetables and melon farming (except potato)
  • Type of Crops

  • Apples
  • Cucumbers
  • Asparagus
  • Bell peppers
  • Strawberries
  • Zucchinis
  • Melons
  • Specific Skills

  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Harvest crops
  • Examine produce for quality and prepare for market
  • Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills

  • Weeding
  • Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
    Experience: 7 months to less than 1 year

    Number of Vacancies: 72
    Wages: $12.95 hourly