Help Wanted: Hannigan Honey Inc. - Shellbrook (SK)
Hannigan Honey Inc. requires the following helpers for the 2023 season:
3 Apiary Supervisors (NOC 8252) for full time (40+ Hrs/wk) seasonal employment ($17.00 - $18.00/ hr) experience pending, March through October 2023.
Applicants must have a minimum of 10 years experience in Canadian commercial beekeeping and have worked at least 3 years as an apiary technician. Duties will include supervising and training workers to care for bee colonies, recognizing, reporting, monitoring and controlling hive health issues, including assessing feed requirements. Harvesting and packaging honey. They must be able to drive ( incl. Standard transmission and medium duty trucks, and maintain vehicles daily). Operate and maintain other apiary equipment such as forklifts, chainsaws and pumps. Keep field and production records. Must be able to interact with local farmers and land owners.
12 Apiary technicians (NOC 8431) for full time (40+ Hrs/wk) seasonal employment ($13.50 - $17.00 /hr experience pending), March through October 2023.
Must have a minimum of 1yr (season) working full time on a Canadian style commercial apiary. Duties will include unpacking and repacking winterized hives; caring for the colonies; recognizing, reporting and monitoring hive health issues and applying appropriate treatment/ prevention methods; harvesting honey; build and repair bee equipment; must have valid driver's license; conduct bee yard maintenance; fill out record keeping sheets, must be physically fit and able to reach, bend, crouch, kneel and withstand heavy lifting.
5 Apiary labourers (NOC 8431) for full time (40+ Hrs/wk) seasonal employment ($13.00 - $13.50 $/hr) from March through October 2023.
Applicants must be able to work in the presence of Honey bees; be mentally and physically fit; work well with others; able to follow instructions. Duties include unpacking and repacking winterized colonies; caring for honey colonies; assisting with harvest; assisting with bee yard maintenance; assist in building and repair of bee equipment; it is preferred if you have a valid drivers license. Must be physically fit and able to reach, bend, crouch, kneel and withstand heavy lifting.
Location: Hannigan Honey #9 Shell River Road, Shellbrook, SK – 1 km N. of Shellbrook
Contact: Murray Hannigan by email: Hanniganhoney@sasktel.net or
send resume to Box 367 Shellbrook, Sask. S0J 2E0