Field Operations Assistant

McGill University

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Field Operations Assistant A 

Hiring Unit:

Macdonald Campus Farm/Horticulture Centre

Position Summary:

General farm duties including land preparation, rock picking, seeding, transplanting, pruning, hoeing, some tractor work, harvesting fruits and vegetables, sales at Mac Market counter, data collection from research plots and all other duties assigned by the Chief Horticulture Technician. 

Other Qualifying Skills and/or Abilities:

Previous work in horticulture an asset

Driver’s licence an asset

Minimum Education and Experience:

High School Diploma

Hourly Salary:

(AMUSE A) $18.00

Estimated Number of Work Hours per Week:

35 (Part time)

Position Start Date:


Position End Date:


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