Our client is looking for an experienced Seed Technician to fill a contract term position.
Indoor seed processing and packaging activities: include receiving, scanning, cleaning, treating, sorting, counting, labeling or warehousing seed.
Outdoor activities: include planting, pollinating, note taking, data entry, hand harvest.
Responsible for preventive maintenance of equipment.
Research and Development: include electronic data collection in field and laboratory settings using PC and handheld data collection devices.
Manufacturing/Production: include organizing, moving and placing seed into storage, maintaining inventory accuracy using electronic inventory systems.
Activities may require bending and lifting, extended periods of sitting or standing.
Able to understand verbal and written task and safety instructions delivered in English.
Able to perform assigned tasks accurately.
Able to adhere to all SOPs and to support all site safety requirements.
Previous experience with MS Office / Excel and other standard computer and software systems.
Basic mechanical ability / understanding of equipment maintenance.
Able to operate and trouble shoot equipment.
Able to work extended hours during the peak seasons.
High school diploma or equivalent (GED)
One year of related experience.
Please forward your resume to charity.williams @ staffmax.ca
We thank all individuals for their interest but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Job type: Seasonal