Farm equipment operator


35.00 to $50.00 hourly for 30 to 55 hours per week

Job requirements


Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
or equivalent experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Specific Skills
Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment; Harvest crops; Fertilize and spray crops

Equipment and Machinery Experience
Tractor; Tillage equipment; Swather; Sprayer or duster; Loader; Fertilizer applicator; Combine harvester

Additional Skills
Welding experience

Type of Farm Operations
Dry pea and bean farming; Oilseed (except soybean) farming; Wheat farming

Security and Safety
Driving record check (abstract)

Work Site Environment
Outdoors; Noisy; Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information
Valid driver’s licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Hand-eye co-ordination; Sound discrimination; Sitting; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling; Tight deadlines; Overtime required

Work Location Information
Rural area; Staff accommodation available; Staff accommodation provided

Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Judgement; Organized

Other benefits
On-site housing options; Free parking available

Screening questions
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?; Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?; Are you available for the advertised start date?


Other benefits
On-site housing options, Free parking available

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  • 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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