KIWI BRIAN’S HONEY near Coaldale AB, (94056 H845), is seeking employees for the 2019 season. Apiary Supervisor Noc: 8431 (4 positions; starting at $16.50-$20.00/hr) and Apiary General Farm Workers Noc: 8431 (10 positions; starting at $15.00-18.00/hr) and General Farm Laborers (3 Positions; starting at $15.00-16.00/hr) needed full time (45+ hrs/ wk) as early as February 2019 up until November 16 2019 weather depending. Some evening, night and weekend work will be required. Accommodations are available.
All applicants must be willing to work with both leafcutter and honeybees, be in good physical condition, and work in a team environment. Having a valid Alberta driver’s license and the ability to speak English will be considered an asset.
The Apiary Supervisors must have a minimum of 3 seasons of full time experience in a commercial apiary, have the ability to supervise/ train staff, have knowledge in commercial hive management for pollination, honey production and disease diagnosis.
Apiary General Farm Workers must have a minimum of 1 season full time experience in a commercial apiary, and have knowledge to assist beekeepers with bee hive management, building and repairing bee equipment, placement/pick-up of pollination equipment, and honey harvest /extraction/processing.
Apiary General Farm Laborers do not require any experience but must be committed to working with bees, be in good physical condition and have the ability to work in hot, sweaty, fast paced environment. All wages are negotiable based on knowledge/experience and will meet NOC requirements at minimum. Bonuses may be available. Please send resumes to kiwijobs@ witdouckfarms.com