Shoemaker Ag Venture Partnership operates a large grain farm within commuting distance of either Regina or Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan and is across the highway from the town of Wilcox. We are looking for a full-time person with farm experience to join our family team. This person should enjoy working in a variety of roles throughout the day. Shoemaker Ag Venture embraces technology and is adopting new techniques to improve crop production. Working with a minimum of one other person you will join a team of hard-working, honest individuals who enjoy a safe, pleasant and friendly work environment. We produce a variety of crops such as canola, durum wheat, rye, barley, green lentil, chickpeas, flax, as well we have tried many other crops.
Some of the essential skills needed to succeed are listed below:
- Class 5 and class 1A drivers license.
- Mechanical experience with large equipment.
- Ability to read and speak fluent English.
- You must be able to work extended hours at seeding and harvest, operating a variety of machines such as a large air drill and high clearance sprayer.
- The ability to lift 50 pound bags and climb a ladder will be expected.
- Other desirable skills could include welding experience, forklift or pay loader experience.
- An interest in agronomy, or agronomic experience would make the job more enjoyable and meaningful.
- The ability to mix herbicides and pesticides, and loading of chemical into the sprayer, and onto the water truck.
The qualified candidate will be given the opportunity to join our Olympia Benefits, Health spending account.
We currently do not have housing available but we are willing to help the right candidate find a suitable housing arrangement within commuting distance.
We are 50 kms from Regina, 60 km from Moose Jaw, 30 km from Milestone, SK. 0.5 miles from Wilcox.