Website Botden Orchards Ltd.


Job Title:

Farm Equipment Operator

Work Hours:

Monday-Friday; with ability and willingness to work early mornings, evenings and weekends; work flexible hours.




Thornbury, ON

Job Description

Botden Orchards Ltd. is seeking an experienced Farm Equipment Operator to join our team!


  • Operation of farming equipment including:
    • Tractors 20-300 hp
    • Sprayers
    • Fertilizer spreaders
    • Mowers
    • Tillage equipment
    • Planting and seeding equipment
    • Large snow removal equipment
    • GPS systems
    • Forklifts
    • Loaders
    • Vehicles
  • Applying fertilizer and pesticides to apple crops using advanced equipment
  • Maintaining orchard records
  • Carrying out general orchard operations using a variety of machinery and tools
  • Cleaning and maintaining equipment to ensure safe and effective operation


Essential Qualifications:

  • Experience operating farm equipment
  • Numeracy skills
  • A concern for safety
  • Interactive communication
  • Ability to maintain accurate records
  • Heavy equipment operation experience
  • Ability to work well both independently and with others

Conditions of Employment:

  • Valid G license (AZ preferred)
  • Ability and willingness to work early mornings, evenings and weekends, work flexible hours
  • Ability to lift and carry a 25kg load for 50 meters

Vaccination Policy:

COVID-19 vaccinations preferred but not required


Botden Orchards Ltd.

How to Apply:

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Date Posted:

June 10, 2022  

Posting expires:

July 10, 2022

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