• Newfoundland and Labrador Farm Work - Harvest and Seasonal Jobs

    Composed of the island Newfoundland and a large mainland, Labrador, the combination makes up a province in easterly Canada. Though the region lacks fertile soil and maintains short growing seasons, agriculture in Newfoundland and Labrador continues to steadily expand. Aquaculture also thrives in the coastal province with cod and shellfish (crab and shrimp) reigning supreme in the market. Poultry, dairy, local vegetables, fruits, and wild berries act as primary commodities in the relatively listless marketplace. The industry yields approximately $500 million CAD annually in sales. To meet demands, over 6,500 employees work directly and indirectly in agriculture. Employment hunters readily acquire job titles of migrant worker, picker, dairyman, general laborer, and fisherman.

    The region remains home to roughly 550 farmsteads, which accounts for less than one percent of the nearly 230,000 farms in Canada. Each operation averages about 160 acres of land, with the whole industry utilizing around 90,000 acres. Specifically, cropland used for field crops, vegetables, fruits, nursery, and sod accounts for a little more than 22,500 acres. Approximately seven percent of farms report organic production with close to 50 certified establishments. Corn and barley occupy more than 1,800 areas of terrain. About 6,000 head of dairy cows reside in Newfoundland and Labrador. Other livestock and alternative animals include sheep and lambs, mink, and foxes.

    Resting in northeastern North America, Newfoundland and Labrador occupy two separate geographical regions. Together, the provincial territories absorb about four percent of the total land area in Canada. A mixture of mineral soils, bogs, rock outcrops, barrens, and bodies of water appear in Newfoundland. Very coarse and stony soil inhabits upland barrens, while boreal forests spread out across the land. Favorable agricultural conditions appear along elevated ridges, coastal lowlands, and river terraces. Labrador consists of islands, coves, fjords, barrens, and river valleys. Broadly, Newfoundland boasts a humid continental climate influenced by the sea. On the other hand, Southern Labrador maintains a subarctic climate and Northern Labrador receives classification as a polar tundra. The regions experience temperatures as chilling as -27 degree Celsius in January and as warm as 23 degrees Celsius in July.

    In the agricultural industry, job seekers frequently find entry-level employment on a seasonal to year-round basis. Glenview Farm in St. John's routinely looks for multiple aspirants to fill dairy farm work opportunities. With only one to six months of experience required, individuals earn attractive salary packages of $12.50 CAD an hour. Employees operate and maintain farm machinery, feed animals, clean stables, milk cows, and write daily progress reports. Physically demanding positions require 60- to 70-hour work weeks and heavy, repetitive lifting. Another farm, J & C Sod Farm in Bay Bulls, also hires applicants on a seasonal basis to assist with planting and harvesting crops, cleaning stables, and managing livestock and poultry. The opportunities pay almost $11.00 CAD an hour and offer staff suitable accommodations. Common of openings, candidates should demonstrate flexibility, the ability to work in teams, and stay well-organized.

    Thousands of staff members ensure the success of the agricultural industry in Newfoundland and Labrador. Demands for farm laborers, dairymen, aquaculture technicians, pickers, migrant workers, machine operators, and managers lend to a flourishing field. Typical pay rates for entry-level job titles begin at $10.00 to $13.00 CAD and may include room and board accommodations. Aspirants should arrive in person to farms local in the area and speak directly with management or owners. A polished resume highlighting experience and related skill sets goes a long way in securing interviews. Occasionally, contenders may locate positions online and send resumes via email or submit an online application form.


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    Seasonal Warehouse Team Member
    Amazon.com - Lachine, QC
    Job Description:  High school, GED, or equivalent diploma. Candidates must be 18 years or older for safety purposes. Overnight, Early Morning, Day, Evening, Weekend.read more.
    Amazon.com  30+ days ago

    General Laborer
    Coca-Cola Canada Bottling Limited - Montréal, QC
    Job Description:  Where applicable, utilize voice picking software to build orders at or above company standards for productivity and accuracy. Must be fluent in French.read more.
    Coca-Cola Canada Bottling Limited  14 days ago

    Seasonal Production Worker
    Coca-Cola Canada Bottling Limited - Richmond, BC
    Job Description:  High School Diploma or GED preferred. Coke Canada Bottling Production workers are responsible for general duties involving physical handling of product,…read more.
    Coca-Cola Canada Bottling Limited  15 days ago

    Work From Home GEC Educator - Canada (Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Saskatchewan)
    Lululemon - Brunswick, BC
    Job Description:  Internet Download Speed of 50 Mbps or greater. Internet Upload Speed of 15 Mbps or greater. There is a lot of variety to keep you stimulated, but enough…read more.
    Lululemon  9 days ago

    Farm Worker
    Leann farms - Mallorytown, ON
    Job Description:  Mallorytown, ON: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required). Jobs included milking feeding cleaning driving tractor.read more.
    Leann farms  7 days ago

    Vegetable Farm Workers
    Judy's Tropical Garden Inc. - Markham, ON
    Job Description:  No previous farm work experience or education is required. Examine produce for quality and prepare for market. Located in a rural area.read more.
    Judy's Tropical Garden Inc.  10 days ago

    FARM WORKER
    Meadow Berry Farms - Pitt Meadows, BC - new
    Job Description:  No degree, certificate or diploma. Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment. Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops. Between 11:00 AM and 6:00 PM.read more.
    Meadow Berry Farms  2 days ago

    fruit picker
    Beau Bella Winery - Genesee, AB - new
    Job Description:  Up to 45 kg (100 lbs). Sort and pack fruits and vegetables. Pick row and orchard crops. Maintain and manage growth of vines, vine canopy and grapes.read more.
    Beau Bella Winery  2 days ago

    vegetable farm worker
    Gabriel Farm Management Ltd. - Mount Brydges, ON
    Job Description:  Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment. Other vegetables and melon farming (except potato). Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops.read more.
    Gabriel Farm Management Ltd.  9 days ago

    FARM WORKER, GENERAL
    Sukhwinder Sidhu , Surinderpal Sidhu - Abbotsford, BC - new
    Job Description:  No degree, certificate or diploma. Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment. Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops.read more.
    Sukhwinder Sidhu , Surinderpal Sidhu  3 days ago

    Production Operator
    McCain Foods (Canada) - Portage la Prairie, MB
    Job Description:  The successful candidates should be interested in working within a production or cold storage warehouse environment, be a minimum of 18 years of age and be…read more.
    McCain Foods (Canada)  16 hours ago

    farm worker
    PARTAB FARM AND NURSERY LTD - Pitt Meadows, BC
    Job Description:  Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment. Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops. Examine produce for quality and prepare for market.read more.
    PARTAB FARM AND NURSERY LTD  12 hours ago

    HIRING NOW! Warehouse Clerks
    SSENSE - Saint-Laurent, QC
    Job Description:  Easily accessible by public transit [Côte-Vertu metro station]. Casual dress code (no safety boots required). Competitive salary of $17.00 to $19.35 per hour.read more.
    SSENSE  7 days ago

    Seasonal Housekeeper
    Vacasa Canada - White, ON
    Job Description:  Professionally clean and maintain Vacasa properties using cleaning procedures and products in conformance with prescribed company standards.read more.
    Vacasa Canada  12 days ago

    12AM Stocking team
    Michaels of Canada, ULC. - Edmonton, AB
    Job Description:  Lifting heavy boxes and accessing high shelves by ladder or similar equipment. Help maintain seasonal sets and the feature space to our visual merchandising…read more.
    Michaels of Canada, ULC.  30+ days ago

    Drilling Rig Jobs - Canada
    Precision Drilling Corporation - Nisku, AB
    Job Description:  *Willing to train for entry level positions**. The Floorhand is responsible for safely and efficiently performing a variety of physically demanding tasks on and…read more.
    Precision Drilling Corporation  30+ days ago

    farm worker
    D4 Ace Farm - Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL
    Job Description:  Equipment and Machinery Experience Tractor Sprayer or duster Manure spreader Type of Crops Cabbage Blueberries Onions Cauliflowers Strawberries Tomatoes…read more.
    D4 Ace Farm  18 hours ago

    Seasonal Greenhouse Worker
    Westcan Greenhouses Ltd. - Langley, BC
    Job Description:  Various duties required in a farm/greenhouse setting. Langley, BC V2Z 2A9: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required).read more.
    Westcan Greenhouses Ltd.  7 days ago

    Seasonal Farm Worker / Intern
    Sunnyside Farm - Whitehorse, YT
    Job Description:  Experience gardening, working on a farm, working with livestock or other outdoor training preferred. Potential for bee stings and/or mosquito bites.read more.
    Sunnyside Farm  11 hours ago

    Seasonal Light Labour - Simcoe, ON
    Unilever - Simcoe, ON - new
    Job Description:  Previous experience in a production environment and/or food production or handling is preferred. High School graduate or GED equivalent.read more.
    Unilever  2 days ago

    VINEYARD WORKER
    Rockpit Vineyard Ltd - Oliver, BC
    Job Description:  JOB REQUIREMENTS Education No degree, certificate or diploma Experience No experience Area of Work Experience Irrigation and drainage Type of Farm Operations…read more.
    Rockpit Vineyard Ltd  5 days ago

    General Labourer Canada- Track Maintenance - Newfoundland and Labrador
    Loram Maintenance of Way - Corner Brook, NL
    Job Description:  Ability to lift tools and equipment of 75lbs or greater. Hours may be longer or shorter depending on operational needs.read more.
    Loram Maintenance of Way  24 days ago

    FARM WORKER
    P&G Takher Vineyard Ltd. - Oliver, BC
    Job Description:  No degree, certificate or diploma. Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment. Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops.read more.
    P&G Takher Vineyard Ltd.  30+ days ago

    GREENHOUSE WORKER
    Rainbow Greenhouses Inc. - Chilliwack, BC - new
    Job Description:  No degree, certificate or diploma. Up to 23 kg (50 lbs). Between 9:00 AM and 4:00 AM.read more.
    Rainbow Greenhouses Inc.  2 days ago

    Security Guard – Canadian Coast Guard
    Commissionaires - St. John's, NL - new
    Job Description:  This often involves working in all types of environment conditions at varying times throughout the day or night. Higher-than-industry pay rates.read more.
    Commissionaires  2 days ago

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    Directory of Farms, Orchards, etc in or near Newfoundland regions

    Note: The information below is simply a list of farms, growers, or orchards in the Newfoundland area. Being listed below does not necessarily mean that they are currently looking to hire labor. You should contact them to inquire about employment availabilities.

    Campbellton Berry Farm
    Campbellton, NL A0G 1L0
    709-261-2739
    [email protected]
    Harvest Time: May - August
    Main Crops: Strawberries, Raspberries
    GROWDAT Farms
    Rt 80, Heart’s Content, NL A0B 1Z0
    Harvest Time: May - October
    Main Crops: Hay, Strawberries, Seasonal Fruits, Seasonal Vegetables
    Lomond’s U-Pick
    Steady Brook Province, NL A2H 2N2
    709-634-6456
    Harvest Time: May - August
    Main Crops: Strawberries, Raspberries
    The Organic Farm
    42 Churchill's Rd, Portugal Cove-St. Phillip's, NL A1M 2P6
    709-895-2884
    [email protected]
    Harvest Time: May - October
    Main Crops: Beets, Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetables, Seasonal Fruits
    Woodwy Berry Farms
    Reidsville, Deer Lake, NL A0K 2E0
    709-635-3409
    Harvest Time: May - September
    Main Crops: Seasonal Fruits

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