Apiary worker

Job description

 A small, family owned business that has been in the honey industry for over half a century in Manitoba is looking for a Seasonal bee keeper/Apiary worker

This is your chance to Work with honey bees on a honey farm

Job Duties:

  • Harvest honey
  • • Detect and treat bee diseases
  • • Operate and maintain apiary related machinery and equipment
  • • Apiary work
  • • Write daily basic progress reports
  • • Feed and care for bees
  • • Move hives and collect honey
  • • Move the bees within different sites of the farm depending on the season
  • • Assist in making nucs
  • 1400 hives Honey production

Seasonal Position 7 months May to November

Requirements:

  • -Education: Not required
  • -Experience is an asset
  • -Working Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, Standing for extended periods, Walking, Bending, crouching, kneeling, Overtime required
  • -Personal suitability: Organized, Effective interpersonal skills, Flexibility, Judgement, Team player
  • -Work site environment: Outdoors, Hot weather
  • Work schedule is from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Schedule may vary depending on the weather. Flexibility on schedule is required. May have to work some Saturdays. Sundays are off.

Benefits:

Disability benefits and extended medical insurance. Transportation costs covered if worker needs to relocate. Accommodation at the farm is  30 CAD/week

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5 Openings

  • Waged Offered: $12.09 CAD/hour
  • Number of Openings: 5
  • Years of Experience Required: 1
  • Education Required: None
  • LMIA Status: LMIA in process

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