FULL TIME POSITION AVAILABLE


FIELD CREW SUPERVISOR


WHAT WILL THE FIELD CREW SUPERVISOR DO?


As a field crew supervisor, you will be responsible for managing the crew and maintain efficiency levels of all field activities.


MAIN JOB TASKS AND ACCOUNTABILITIES


•Record keeping for fields and greenhouse food safe and organic programs

•Assign duties for field and greenhouse crew as per the business need

•Conduct worker training programs for harvesting and weeding compliant to food safe and work safe regulations

•Maintain efficiency levels of all field activities

•Prepare reports regarding field conditions, crop yields, labor shortages and farm challenges

•Drive and operate machinery as required

•Estimation of labor requirements and plan work schedules

•Organize and issue equipment like harvesting knives, pruners and weeding tools

•Maintain inventory records

•Demonstrate leadership skills in managing and working with teams

•Conduct regular supervision of all field activities


As a small business with dynamic needs, not all duties and responsibilities can be documented. All employees in the company are expected to be flexible and adaptable and to take on new and different work, as required and as the business necessitates, on an occasional or on-going basis. Everyone pitches in to do what it takes to meet the needs of the business


WHAT SKILLS DO YOU NEED?


The farm is always proud of the products and services provided to others. To excel in this position, you need to be prepared to deliver outstanding service. Skills and Qualifications, we are looking for are:


•Class 5 driver’s license with a clean abstract and air brakes endorsement

•Forklift training is an asset

•Spanish speaking is an asset

•MS office skills

•People management experience preferred

•Farm work experience is an asset

•Experience in handling tools and machinery preferred

•Physical fitness is a must

•Highly organized multitasker who is self-motivated

•High level of accountability

•Able to work long hours in continuous changing weather conditions

•Adaptable

•Manage stress effectively

•Problem solving skills

•Willingness to learn and continuously improve

•MS office skills


COMPENSATION & BENEFITS


$20 an hour with extended health and dental benefits, 2 weeks paid vacation and employee discounts are applied when organic products are purchased from the farm.


HOW TO APPLY?


Email your application to apeter@familycapital.ca as soon as possible.



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