Seasonal Farm Equipment Operator
in New Annan, PE

New Annan, PE
Full-time - Permanent
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Competition Number: 23001171
Cavendish Farms is a leading producer of frozen food products for retail and foodservice markets throughout Canada, the United States and around the world. We have two state-of-the-art potato processing plants in PEI. Two others in Jamestown, ND and Lethbridge, Alberta as well as an appetizer plant in Wheatley, ON. Our Head office is in Dieppe, NB.
Our planting season starts mid- April to end of June and is heavily influenced by the weather. Our team must work together in a safe manner to complete the work. Location is 281 Old station Road, New Annan
All employees will need to be willing to work outside as well as available to work extended hours and weekends. Other duties may be assigned in addition to those listed.
There is a seasonal bonus available based on working safely and meeting production targets.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Operating equipment to plant potatoes and rotational crops, applying fertilizer, plowing, cultivating and harvesting
  • Operating light vehicles and other farm equipment such as forklifts, post drivers and power tools
  • Mixing and applying fertilizer and plant protectants
  • Cleaning and maintaining tools, equipment, and work area

Successful Candidate will possess the following Qualifications:
  • Valid class 3A driver license or willing to obtain
  • Experience maintaining and operating farm equipment
  • Pesticide applicator license or willing to obtain
  • Able to lift 50lbs regularly

All field operations are local to the Kensington and surrounding area. For further information stop into our location at 281 Old Station Rd. Ask to speak with either Mark MacKinnon or Hans Roets.
If you are interested in applying for this career opportunity, please apply at , email your resume to [email protected] or drop-off applications to:
281 Old Station Road, New Annan, PE, C1N 5J5
If applying in person, please visit the farm office with 2 pieces of the following ID:
  • Driver's License (issued by Canadian province or territory)
  • Foreign Driver's License
  • Canadian Passport
  • Foreign Passport
  • Canadian Citizenship Card
  • Permanent Resident (PR) Card
  • Certificate of Indian Status
  • Health Cards with picture

The starting wage for this role: $21/hour
*Please Note: A clean criminal background check and drug screen will be required prior to an employment offer being extended.
We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
To learn more about our products and services, click here .
Cavendish Farms Corporation is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.
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