Apiary technician

M C W Apiaries Ltd

$18.50 hourly for 40 to 45 hours per week

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Work site environment

  • Other miscellaneous animal farming
  • Outdoors
  • Hot

Work setting

  • Staff accommodation available
  • Rural area
  • Remote location

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Monitoring animal health
  • Harvest crops
  • Feed and tend animals
  • Apiary work
  • Detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry

Experience and specialization

Apiary and honey harvesting experience

  • Apiary management
  • Detection and treatment of bee diseases
  • Harvesting honey
  • Honey bees
  • Honey farm

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Farm truck
  • Lift truck

Automated systems experience

  • Automated honey extractor

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

Benefits

Other benefits

  • On-site housing options
  • Transportation provided by employer

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

To apply for this job email your details to mcwap@abnorth.com

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.
  • If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.



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