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Position: Seasonal Farm Employee
Type: summer job / age 30 & under
Farm: Rourke Farms
Location: Minto, near Brandon, Manitoba

Rourke Farms is currently looking for a seasonal farm labourer to join our family-run organic grain operation at Minto, Manitoba. Students are encouraged to apply.

An ideal candidate would have farm or equipment operation experience, a valid drivers license (class 1 would be an asset), some mechanical aptitude, effective communication skills, problem solving skills, a good work ethic, team-work skills and have the physical and mental ability to keep up to a fast-paced environment. Willingness to work long hours and consecutive days during busy seasons (seeding, harvest) is crucial.

Must have reliable transportation to get to the farm which is 30 minutes south of Brandon.

Duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • operation of trucks and farm machinery, maintenance and repair of equipment
  • mowing grass
  • hauling grain
  • picking stones
  • maintenance and repair of farm buildings and yard

Salary will be determined based on experience and qualifications.

To Apply:

Please email a cover letter with some information about yourself and why you would be a good fit, as well as a resume to rourkefarmsorganic@gmail.com

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Feb 17 2021    ID: 58700