Indian River Farms is seeking a Field Technician / Crop Scout who is self-motivated with good people skills.
This position offers a competitive wage with excellent benefits!
Terms of Employment
The position of Field Technician / Crop Scout is a Seasonal (April to November), 40-90 hours a week position where wages start at $16 an hour (depending on experience). We are located at 1160 Route 20, Kensington, PE, C0B 1M0.
· Collecting samples of Soil, Water and Crop in order to identify disease and pest issues
· Planting and accuracy checks during the farming season
The ideal candidate will have some experience with farming, ideally with potatoes.
Secondary school diploma or general education degree is preferred, as well as some experience with computers.
Knowledge, skills and abilities:
Experience in the potato business and potato rouging
Excellent communication skills
Ability to prioritize operations in light of multiple priorities and conflicting demands
Team player with an ability to participate in cross-functional teams
An exemplary health and dental benefits package
A competitive pay scale supplemented with an incentive program based on Spring planting accuracy, summer spray and irrigation and fall harvest efficiency.
If you are interested in this exciting growth opportunity, please submit your resume to [email protected]
Address : 1160 Route 20 Kensington, PE C0B 1M0 [email protected]