Minimum Education: None
Positions Available: 132
Start Date: As soon as possible
6530 Chilliwack River Rd.
Chilliwack, British Columbia
V2R 4M3, Canada
NOC Group: General Farm Workers (8431)
NOC Job Title: Mushroom Farm Worker
Farm Address: 6530 Chilliwack River Rd., Chilliwack, BC V2R 4M3
Type of Employment: Full-time/year-round employment
Visa Sponsorship Included: Yes
- Picking, sorting, packing and weighing mushrooms
- Loading/unloading mushrooms and supplies for transport·
- Cleaning and preparing mushroom beds, growing and working areas
- Sanitizing picking tools, working area and other food contact surfaces
- Prepare compost and casing materials
- Keep mushrooms hydrated, as instructed
- Practice regular hand washing and maintain personal hygiene to avoid the growth of foodborne contaminants.
- Cover exposed containers of mushrooms to prevent contamination
- Keep grounds free of litters, debris, trash, standing water, or mushroom waste.
- Follow all the safety standards
- Report to and follow directions of a farm supervisor
Wages: $ 16.50/hr. for 40 hrs. per week.
Work Setting: Nursey (mushroom Farm) in Chilliwack, BC
- No Education required
- No Specific Language required
- No Experience required, training will be provided
- Some Heavy lifting required
- Ability to work long hours, early mornings and weekends
- Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
- Ability to work in various work environments: wet, damp, strong odors, dust, cold/refrigerated environments
- Ability to distinguish between colors, hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity
- Ability to bend, couch, stand and kneel for long extended