Posted on March 7, 2023. Primary Region: Portage la Prairie, MB
Portage la Prairie, MB
* $19 - $25/hour with paid overtime.
* Spend the summer outdoors in the fresh air and sunlight.
* Get training and experience with small farm equipment, crop production and crop research.
* Fire up your resume with hands-on experience & open the door to a career in agribusiness.
You’ll work as a team member assisting in the conduct of research trials important to Manitoba’s agriculture.
Operating small farm equipment planting, spraying, mowing and harvesting a wide range of crops.
Collecting information on crops, insects, plant diseases and soils.
Who should apply:
Anyone looking to be active, loves being outdoors and gets bored doing the same job day after day.
You’re available Monday to Friday with the occasional Saturday.
You’re able to interact well with others, keep your mind on the job, follow instructions and keep good records.
You’re capable of physical tasks such as lifting, carrying a backpack, walking in the field and bending.
You have a valid Driver’s License.
Skills that will increase the $$$ include – past or current active experience on a farm or with farm equipment, previous research experience, some mechanical knowledge and/or half-ton truck-trailer driving experience.
ICMS is located at the east end of the City of Portage la Prairie on Saskatchewan Avenue.
ICMS conducts research for a wide range of international and Canadian companies developing innovative products for Canadian farmers. Find out more at www.icms-inc.com.
Start Date: May 1st 2023. 4 to 6 month summer positions available.
Contact Brent Wright at email@example.com with resume/questions.
Job type: Hourly