Do you want to be apart of a team responsible for growing baby leaf lettuce used to fill the grocery store shelves with healthy options? If so, we would love to have you join our team, on a seasonal basis . * Send your resume to arrange your phone interview *
Vegpro International Inc. is a Canadian leader for the innovation of its agricultural production of baby leaf lettuce, salad and vegetables, supplying customers in North America all year long under the well-known label, Fresh Attitude. Our pre-washed and ready-to-eat packaged salads are available in all major grocery chains in Canada with a strong and rapidly growing presence in the United States.
We own and farm approximately 700 acres of land in Coldstream, BC and we have built a 70,000 sq. ft state of the art produce packaging facility.
We operate in Quebec and in BC with expertise in both growing and packaging conventional and organic produce.
To respond to growth opportunities in the West, we have openings for full-time Farm Labourers to join our team in Coldstream to work on the Farm.
$15.00 / hour
Carry out soil preparation, spreading and watering, sowing / planting
Maintenance / protection of crops and fields as well as harvesting of products
Load / unload products, place them in warehouse
Maintain machinery and equipment
Moving heavy irrigation piping and equipment
Participate in sowing / planting and harvesting
Perform manual crop weeding
Sort, package, label products
Clean machinery and equipment.
Qualifications and requirements
1 to 2 years of experience
Experience in an agricultural setting is desirable
Proficiency in spoken English, Spanish is an asset
Be able to handle loads from 5 to 20 Kg
Ability to work outdoors squatting in varied weather conditions
Good manual dexterity and skills for repetitive tasks
Be reliable and punctual
Have a good team spirit
Ability to work early mornings and long days
Valid driver’s license
What we offer
Paid on the Job Training
Positive and Fun Work Culture
Employee Discounts on our products
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary, Contract
Wage: $15.00 / hour
Job Type: Full-time
- Coldstream, BC (Preferred)
- drivers (Preferred)