Apiary Harvest Worker

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Baconian Bee Farm Ltd., located at 102 Ruttle Avenue, is seeking up to two full-time employees to fill the seasonal positions of Apiary Harvest Worker for the 2021 crop year. The position consists of work with honeybees. Duties primarily include, but are not limited to moving colonies out of and into the wintering facility, feeding and medicating colonies, evaluation and development of colony strength, building and repairing of equipment, harvesting of honey supers, extracting and storing honey, and colony location maintenance.
The successful applicants must Have a minimum of three years experience in the industry, be able to work outdoors, work well with other employees, work in a fast paced and physically demanding environment, and be able to work evenings and weekends when it is deemed necessary. The average work day is 6-12 hours or roughly 30-60 hours per week. Wages shall begin at $13.75 to $15.00 depending on experience in the industry. Housing is available. The position is for a term of approximately seven months beginning no earlier than March 25, 2021 and ending no later than October 25, 2021.
To apply for this position, e-mail resume to dionebacon13@sasktel.net