MEIJER HONEY FARM is looking for applicants for the 2019 season. All positions are F/T on a seasonal basis from Feb 2019 thru Oct 2019.
8 APIARY TECHNICIANS (NOC 8431) for full time (40+ hrs/wk) employment ($17.00- $22.00/hr depending on experience. Bonuses possible). Must have a minimum of 2 years (seasons) working fulltime on a Canadian style commercial apiary. Duties include: Caring for honeybee colonies in the appropriate manner. Co-ordinating the production of replacement bees & equipment. Recognizing, reporting, monitoring hive health issues and applying appropriate - treatment/controls. Harvest & package honey, pollen & beeswax. Supervise small teams of workers. Drive (including std transmission & medium duty trucks) & daily maintain vehicles. Operate & maintain other apiary equipment (including forklifts, chainsaws & pumps). Conduct bee yard maintenance. Keep some field and/or production records.
9 APAIRY WORKERS (NOC 8431) for full time(40+hrs/wk) employment ($15.00-$19.00/ hr depending on experience. Bonuses possible) Feb 2019 thru Oct 2019. Applicants must be able to work in the presence of honey bees.
Duties include: Caring for honeybee colonies in the appropriate manner. Assisting technicians with bees & equipment.Assisting with harvesting honey, pollen & beeswax. Assisting with the bee yard and equipment maintenance. All positions may require some evening, night & weekend work. All applicants must be in good physical condition and able to work in a team environment. Contact Meijer Honey Farm – 181072 TWPRD 32-4 Box 295, Delia, AB T0J 0W0