apiary worker

  • Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
  • Experience: 7 months to less than 1 year
  • Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Hot
  • Work setting

  • Rural area
  • Various locations
  • Tasks

  • Apiary work
  • Apiary and honey harvesting experience

  • Detection and treatment of bee diseases
  • Harvesting honey
  • Honey bees
  • Honey farm
  • Knowledge of bee biology
  • Equipment and machinery experience

  • Farm truck
  • Lift truck
  • Automated systems experience

  • Automated honey extractor
  • Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required
  • Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Organized
  • Team player
  • Work Term: Seasonal
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 to 70 hours per week