farm supervisor
Farming Worx
Calgary, AB
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
First Aid Certificate
Equipment and Machinery Experience
Vegetable or fruit harvester
Tractor
Sprayer or duster
Seed drill
Harvesters
Fertilizer applicator
Egg gathering system
Bulk handling system
Storage and silage system
Automated irrigation system
Feeding and watering system
Automated manure handling or storage system
Biogas
Additional Skills
Perform general farm duties
Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
Maintain work records and logs
Area of Specialization
Swine
Poultry
Beef cattle
Agricultural crop service
Agricultural livestock service
Pork
Type of Product
Coniferous trees
Deciduous trees
Ferns
Native plants
Perennials
Type of Farm Operations
Tree and orchard fruit
Sugar beets
Poultry and egg production
Potato and vegetable
Livestock
Horticultural field crop
Horse breeding
Grain, oil and forage crop
Experimental
Turkey breeding
Other miscellaneous crop farming
Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots
Fruit and vegetable combination farming
Hay farming
Hog and pig farming
Hog management
Oilseed (except soybean) farming
Soybean farming
Turkey farming
Chicken farming
Duck and geese farming
Layer poultry farming
Rabbit farming (cuniculture)
Wheat farming
Other grain farming
Other miscellaneous animal farming
Other poultry farming
Other vegetables and melon farming (except potato)
Goat farming
Livestock combination farming
Organic farming
Broiler and other meat-type chicken production
Specific Skills
Monitoring animal health
Specific Skills - Field Crops
Stone and/or wood picking
Vegetable culling
Security and Safety
Bondable
Driver's validity licence check
Criminal record check
Basic security clearance
Enhanced reliability security clearance
Own Tools/Equipment
Safety equipment/gear
Steel-toed safety boots
Gloves
Work Site Environment
Dangerous
Outdoors
Noisy
Odours
Dusty
Hot
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation
Own vehicle
Willing to travel
Valid driver's licence
Drive manual transmission vehicle
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment
Work under pressure
Physically demanding
Attention to detail
Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Large workload
Tight deadlines
Overtime required
Ability to Supervise
1 to 2 people
More than 20 people
3-4 people
5-10 people
11-15 people
16-20 people
Work Location Information
Rural area
Remote location
Agricultural Service Contractors Specific Skills
Maintain financial and production records
Provide agricultural crop services such as plowing, irrigating, cultivating, spraying or harvesting
Assist in the development and implementation of farm safety and bio-security procedures
Soil fertility programs
Permaculture
Farm Supervisors Specific Skills
Maintain quality control and production records
Co-ordinate and supervise the work of general farm workers and harvesting labourers
Develop work schedules and establish procedures
Supervise and oversee breeding and other livestock-related programs
Supervise and oversee growing and other crop-related operations
Ensure farm safety and bio-security procedures are followed
Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills
Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems
Formulate feeding program
Maintain livestock performance records
Select livestock for sale
Feed inventory
Handling animals
Soybean farming
Processing pig litters
Reining
Farm animal grooming
Milking goats
Personal Suitability
Team player
Excellent oral communication
Excellent written communication
Organized
Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills
Brush collecting
Budding trees
Clipping
Deleafing
Fruit trees training
Harvesting seedlings
Mixing fertilizer
Suckering
Tying
Vertical farming system
Weeding
Shoot positioning
Seed cutting
Greenhouse cleaning
Lowering
Maintain and manage growth of vines, vine canopy and grapes
Apiary and Honey Harvesting Specific Skills
Automated honey extractor
Apiary work
Apiary management
Harvesting honey
Honey bees
Wax stamping beehives
Detection and treatment of bee diseases
Honey farm
Knowledge of bee biology