Full time employment opportunities - T’N’T Apiaries - Ardmore, Alberta


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Contact Dave Tharle
780.826.6013
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T’N’T Apiaries require:

An APIARY FOREPERSON (NOC 8252) for fulltime (40+ hrs/wk) year round employment ($19.00-$25/hr depending on experience. Bonuses possible). Applicant must have a minimum of 5 years (seasons) fulltime in a Canadian style commercial apiary environment with a minimum of 3 years (seasons) working as an Apiary Technician.
Duties include:
• Caring for honeybee colonies in the appropriate manner.
• Co-ordinating the production of replacement bees & equipment.
• Recognizing, reporting, monitoring and controlling hive health issues.
• Harvest & package honey, pollen & beeswax.
• Supervise & train workers.
• Drive (including std transmission & medium duty trucks) & daily maintenance of vehicles.
• Operate & maintain other apiary equipment (including forklifts, chainsaws & pumps).
• Conduct bee yard maintenance.
• Keep field and/or production records.
• Interact with external farm personnel.

5 APIARY TECHNICIANS (NOC 8431) for full time (40+ hrs/wk) employment ($17.00-$22/hr depending on experience. Bonuses possible) Two (2) positions year-round. Three (3) positions March 1st - October 31st. Must have a minimum of 2 years (seasons) working fulltime on a Canadian style commercial apiary in the min. capacity of Apiary Assistant or General Farm Worker.
Duties include:
• Caring for honeybee colonies in the appropriate manner.
• Co-ordinating the production of replacement bees & equipment.
• Recognizing, reporting, monitoring hive health issues and applying appropriate treatment/controls.
• Harvest & package honey, pollen & beeswax.
• Supervise small teams of workers.
• Drive (including std transmission & medium duty trucks) & daily maintenance of vehicles.
• Operate & maintain other apiary equipment (including forklifts, chainsaws & pumps).
• Conduct bee yard maintenance.
• Keep some field and/or production records.

6 APIARY WORKERS (NOC 8431) for full time (40+ hrs/wk) employment ($15.00-$19.00/hr. depending on experience. Bonuses Possible) January thru November 2021. Applicants must be able to work in the presence of honey bees.
Duties include:
• Caring for honeybee colonies in the appropriate manner
• Assisting Technicians with bees & equipment.
• Assisting with harvesting honey, pollen & beeswax.
• Assisting with the bee yard and equipment maintenance.

All positions may require some evening, night & weekend work. All applicants must be in good physical condition and able to work in a team environment. A motor vehicle Operator’s license with no serious infractions, recognized by the Province of Alberta & major insurance companies, is required for the Foreperson position and preference will be given to those Technician & Worker applicants holding one.

Contact Dave Tharle, 44116 - Hwy 659, Ardmore, AB or Box 80, Ardmore, AB. (Fax 780-826-6013) Email: tntapi@mcsnet.ca

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