Harvesting labourers - Emploi d'avenir

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Harvesting labourers

Assist in harvesting, weighing, sorting, packing and transporting

food crops grown right here at home.

Average salaryNot published


Harvesting labourers assist other farm workers to harvest, sort and pack crops.

Main tasks

  • Pick row and orchard crops
  • Sort, weigh and pack fruit and vegetables at the farm
  • Load, unload and transfer crates, supplies, farm produce and products for transport
  • Clean up racks, trays and growing, producing and packing areas.


No secondary, college or university-level programs of study are indexed for this trade or occupation.

More information

More information on this job on IMT onlineThis link open an external website in a new window.
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This trade is in highest demand in these regions:

  • Montérégie

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