KEMP HONEY LTD. Kemp Honey Ltd. located 1-mile West of High Prairie, AB., 74401 RR173, has the following positions available for the 2019 season.
1 Apiary Supervisor for full time seasonal employment. 40+hrs/wk. May-October $17-$20/hr., depending on experience. Applicant must have minimum 3 years experience in Canadian style apiary. Duties include all aspects of honey production including extraction and harvest of honey, winter preparation, caring for honeybee colonies in appropriate manner, recognizing, reporting and monitoring hive health issues and applying appropriate treatments and controls. Beeyard and equipment maintenance. Must have valid driver’s licence. Operate and maintain apiary equipment, conduct yard maintenance. Must work weekends & some evenings.
1 Apiary Technician/Worker for full time season employment. 40+hrs./wk. May-Oct $15-$17/hr. depending on experience. Must have minimum one year’s experience in Canadian style apiary. Will assist beekeeper with all aspects of honey production, extraction and harvest, winter preparation, recognize colony pest/disease and apply appropriate management, equipment and beeyard maintenance. Should have a valid driver’s licence. Must work weekends and some evenings.
2 Apiary Labours for variable seasonal work. $15/hr. July-Aug. No exp. or knowledge necessary. Will assist with all aspects of beekeeping. All applicants must have reliable transportation to and from work. Must work weekends. All applicants must be in good physical condition, able to work independently and in a team environment. Must be able to work in a hot, sweaty, fast paced environment. Must be comfortable working with bee. English is considered an asset. Staff accomm available.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org Attn: Elana Kemp