Farm Worker
Gill Family Orchards Inc.
Kelowna
7h ago

Gill Family Orchards Inc.

8-3254 McCulloch Rd Kelowna BC V1W 4R2

Gill Family Orchards Inc. is looking to fill 15 full-time farm workers starting March 01, 2022 to December 15, 2022.

Require 7 full-time workers from March 1, 2022 November 1, 2022 and 6 full-time workers from August 20, 2022 December 15, 2022.

Minimum 40 hours a week, may be more depending on urgency of work to be completed. All the orchards and vineyards are a short drive from each other.

No education, language and work experience required, will train. Must be comfortable working in snow, rain and hot summers.

Duties include, but not limited to :

  • Thinning
  • Harvesting various fruits (ex. Cherry, apple, table and wine grapes)
  • Capable of using an orchard ladder
  • Planting new trees and vines
  • Fertilizing crops
  • Tying vines on wire
  • Removing leafs from vines for sun exposure
  • Tucking vines between wires
  • Installing new orchard irrigation and repairing old irrigation, with instructions from manager
  • Installing trellis system for vineyard
  • To complete duties farm worker must be :

  • Reliable
  • Hard working
  • Work in fast paced environment that can be physically demanding
  • Able to walk for long periods of time, while also bending and crouching
  • Able to follow instructions from manager
  • Willing to work outside in different weather conditions
  • Be able to lift up to 40lbs
  • Farm Worker will be paid $15.20 / hour with possible opportunity for piecework during harvest.

  • Hourly rate and piecework rates are based on Employment Standards of British Columbia*
  • If interested please contact Mani at

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