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Farm Labourers assist with activities related to growing, raising, and harvesting livestock.
These competencies were identified as most important for successful job performance.
This job is a good starting point for people seeking temporary or long term employment. In most cases it is not necessary to have finfish farming experience or even any formal working experience, nor is it necessary to have a high school diploma. Finfish farming:
Finfish Farm Labourers that gain experience and learn to perform more complex tasks and activities will become an experienced Worker. With more production experience and some training courses, they can become specialized in some aspect of finfish production, or can become Finfish Farm Supervisors to manage a crew.
Depending on the operation and the region of Canada, pay for this job ranges, but tends to be hourly at minimum wage or slightly higher.