Job Code: 
2267
Intro
Number of Vacancies: 
1
Job Posting Length: 
Three months
Availability: 
Canadian Workers or Permanent Residents
Business Operation: 
Crop Production Farm
Occupation: 
Farm Supervisor
Employment Terms: 
Permanent (year round)
City: 
Lethbridge Based
Provincial Area: 
Southern Alberta
Marketed to: 
Male or Female
Indigenous people
Employer
Employer Info: 

Kamper Entreprises Ltd (Kamper Group of Companies www.kampergroup.com) with it’s head office located at Unit 50, 491 WT Hill Blvd South, Lethbridge, T1J1Y6  requires a full time farm supervisor.

Wage and Benefits
Wage Rate: 
$23.00 - $25.00
Wage Info: 
Dependent on Experience
Benefits: 
2 weeks vacation
Worker Accommodation: 
Accommodation Available
Accommodation Value: 
Not more then 30% of wages
Accommodation Value Type: 
Deducted from wage
Experience and Education
Driver's License (required): 
5
Education: 
High School or equivalent experience
Job Experience: 
See Experience needed in description
Job Duties
Crop harvest: 
Row Crops
Potato
Farm Machinery: 
Farm Machinery
Crop Rotations
Pest Management
Weed Management
Disease Management
GPS
Irrigation Systems
Equipment Maintenance
Tillage Equipment
Duties: 
  • Have thorough knowledge of pests and diseases in horticulture and other row crops and must be able to recognize them in field.
  • Have a thorough understanding of storage and  growing of horticulture crops especially potatoes
  • Supervise a field/storage/grading crew during planting, harvest and shipping season
  • Be instrumental in the implementation and up keeping of procedures regarding food and farm safety, standard operating procedures etc.
  • Supervise and train workers
  • Operate and maintain planting equipment for row crops and field crops including the application of liquid fertilizers and chemicals
  • Operate and maintain harvesting equipment in crops like wheat, beans, seed canola, corn, sugar beets and potatoes.
  • Operate chemical and fertilizer application equipment during growing season and shipping season, as well as irrigation equipment.
  • Safely operate a forklift, skidsteer, and excavator
  • Able to operate GPS equipment including guidance and yield monitoring
  • Willing and able to work long days and irregular hours during planting, harvesting and shipping activities.
  • Willing and able to work both independently and within a team environment
  • Have an understanding of irrigation management in the crops mentioned earlier.
Job Description: 
  • Grade 12 or equivalent experience.
  • Experience and Training in chemical treatment of crops
  • Demonstrable to perform the duties mentioned
  • Good knowledge of potatoes farming
  • 40 – 60 hours per week
  • English at the work place is required
  • Assistance with relocation will be considered
  • Employer will assist in searching for affordable and suitable single shared accommodation that will not exceed 30 % of the wages.
How to apply: 

Please fax your resume and 3 references to 403-380-6654

This position will be based out of our office located in Lethbridge, Alberta; however, work will be performed at our field operations in the Burdett region, in the Vauxhall region and west Lethbridge region.

These farms locations are as follows

Reserve location :  NE 10-9-24

Vauxhall location : NW 10-14-16

Taber storage locations: NE  22-11-16

Burdett farm location: NE 26-8-12

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