Job Posted March 1, 2024

Number of Vacancies:

Job Posting Length:
Five weeks

Canadian Workers or Permanent Residents

Business Operation:
Crop Farm

Farm Woker

Employment Terms:
Permanent (year-round)

City: Burdet – Bow Island Area

Provincial Area:
Southern Alberta

Marketed to:
Canadians or Permanent Residents


Employer Info:
Bert Kolen Farms Ltd

Wage and Benefits

Wage Rate:
Competitive Wages

Wage Info:
Dependent on Experience

Worker Accommodation:
Willing to help locate housing

Experience and Education

Driver’s License (required):
Clean class # 5   – Class # 3 or abililty to obtain Class # 3 or asset to have Class # 1


Job Experience:
1-3 years

Job Duties


Farm Machinery:

All Crop Farm Machinery include beans, Sugar Beets, Cereal Crops.

Full time position available on our Family Farm.

Job Description:

Currently have a job opening for our farm near Burdett AB.
Family farm located in Burdett which is farming approximately 900 ac of irrigation in the Burdett and Bow Island area, growing cereals, dry beans and sugar beets.
Work would include but not limited to:
  • Operating and maintaining farm equipment such as tractors, tillage and seeding equipment, loaders, trucks and irrigation pivots
  • Performing field work such as land preparation,  seeding and harvesting.
  • Preparing and maintaining equipment and trucks.
  • General farm and yard work.
Job requirements:

We are looking for a motivated candidate who has;

  • integrity, punctuality, attention to detail and a commitment to safety.
  • ability to work independently
  • ability to work  in changing weather conditions.
  • flexibility to work long hours during peak season

The job is full time from April 1 until November 15, 40-45 hrs a week during non peak times, higher at busy times like seeding and harvest. We would consider year round employment for the right candidate. Class 1 drivers licence is preferred, but class 3 would work. Would consider a candidate with a full class 5, if the candidate was willing to obtain the class 3 licence. Would also be willing to train a motivated candidate.

Driver’s abstract and references may be required.

We are offering competitive wages based on experience. Training and support if needed.

How to apply:

Send inquiries or resumes via email to Tony at:

At this time we are only accepting Canadian or Permanent Residents.  Located about 1/2 hour from Taber.


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