Farm Technician

Position Details:

  • Term: full-time
  • Salary: to be determined depending on experience and capabilities
  • Location: Indian Head, Saskatchewan
  • Competitive benefits plan offered

 

Job Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the establishment, maintenance and harvesting of field crops,
  • Operate, repair and maintain vehicles and agricultural equipment,
  • Fabricate specialized equipment for use in research programs,
  • Assist with grain/fertilizer/pesticide handling and transportation,
  • Assist with preparation of materials and supplies for treatment applications and data collection activities,
  • General farm duties as required.

 

Requirements:

  • Applicant must have a valid drivers licence,
  • Ability and willingness to work in various environmental and weather conditions (outdoors, cold, hot, dusty, loud, plant pollen, etc),
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime, including evenings and weekends,
  • Farm background and experience/familiarity with field crops, agricultural equipment, crop inputs and crop protection products is an asset but not a necessity,
  • Ability and willingness to preform physically demanding work (moderate to heavy manual labour),
  • Preference given to those who are mechanically inclined.

 

To Apply:

  • Email: info@iharf.ca (with resume and references)
  • Phone: (306) 695-4200
  • Deadline to apply: July 31, 2021. The position may be filled prior to the deadline.

 

IHARF Farm Technician