Seasonal/Student Farm Hand

Job title: Seasonal/Student Farm Hand
Posted on: June 30, 2020
Job Description:

What you will do:
• Take a hands-on role in completing the daily tasks required on the farm
• Operate various pieces of equipment and farm machinery
• Assist with seasonal haying (cutting, raking and bailing hay) – no small squares
• Occasionally completing daily poultry barn chores
• Assist in the clean-out of poultry barns when required
• Complete general farm, equipment and property maintenance and/or clean-up


Employment Type: Temporary
varies
Field of Work: Other
Required skills:

Requirements/qualifications:
• Valid G class license and ability to commute to/from work
• Ability to perform physically demanding tasks
• Mechanical aptitude
• Willing to work flexible hours and evenings/weekends
• Students accepted – both High School and Post-Secondary level or beyond
• Must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
Qualifications that would be considered an asset:
• General carpentry skills
• Experience working for an agri-business or farm operation
• Knowledge/experience operating farm machinery


Company information

Company Name: Lakewinds Farm Ltd
Contact Name: Erik Kressibucher
Address: B1055 Concession 2
City: Beaverton
Postal Code:L0K 1A0
Email: erik@lakewindsfarm.com
Additional information:

Lakewinds Farm Ltd (Beaverton, ON) is seeking an individual to fulfill a seasonal/part-time position on our team with the potential for the right individual to become a full-time employee. The ideal candidate enjoys outdoor work, has a strong work ethic and requires minimal supervision.

Our business is a modern and forward-thinking family-run cash crop and poultry farm near Beaverton Ontario. We use progressive farming practices such as no-till, strip-till and cover cropping and we strive for continued sustainability in all aspects of our farming operation.


Prefered method of contact: Email