[Employer Name], a well-established and respected apiary in Canada, is excited to offer the position of Apiary Worker to enthusiastic and diligent individuals. Understanding the value of international expertise, we are happy to extend visa sponsorship to eligible candidates who are passionate about beekeeping and wish to grow their career in this vital sector of agriculture in Canada.
- Perform routine bee colony maintenance and care, including inspecting hives, feeding bees, and treating them for diseases and pests.
- Assist with the queen rearing process and the splitting of hives when necessary.
- Harvest, extract, and package honey and other bee products while maintaining high-quality standards.
- Operate and maintain apiary equipment, ensuring tools and machinery are in good working condition.
- Adhere to safety protocols to minimize the risk of stings and other on-site injuries.
- Physically fit to handle the demanding nature of beekeeping tasks.
- Comfortable working in an environment with bees and exposed to the elements.
- Previous experience in apiary work is an asset, but not required as training will be provided.
- A positive attitude and willingness to learn and work as part of a team.
- Basic communication skills in English or French.
Education and Qualification:
- No formal education is required. Training and/or experience in beekeeping are advantageous.
- Certifications in apiculture are well-regarded but not mandatory.
- Visa sponsorship provided for international applicants.
- Competitive compensation with potential for seasonal performance bonuses.
- Accommodation options may be available for employees.
- Opportunity for long-term employment and career progression in the field of apiculture.
Compensation for the Apiary Worker role generally ranges between CAD $15 to CAD $20 per hour, with possibilities for overtime and seasonal bonuses depending on honey production and operational requirements.
How to Apply:
Interested candidates should apply by sending their resume and a cover letter that addresses their interest in apiculture and the need for visa sponsorship to [Insert Application Email/Website Here]. Please mention “Apiary Worker Application – International Candidate” in the subject line.
At [Employer Name], we believe in the growth and development of our team and are eager to support passionate individuals in their journey to a fulfilling career in apiculture. Join us for an opportunity to learn, grow, and contribute to a sustainable and environmentally essential industry.