Slegers Specialty Crops

Slegers Specialty Crops is looking for a Full Time Ginseng Farm Labour Assistant to join their team. April 2022 start! 

This is a student position, hired through the Canada Summer Jobs Grant.


  • Will train – no experience needed
  • Ability to work on your own
  • Leadership Skills in a supervisory capacity an asset
  • Maintenance work – minor repairs, oil changes
  • Install shade cloth and remove
  • Use of powered tractors, buggies, power tools and hand tools
  • Weeding crops
  • Fork straw on crops
  • Installation of irrigation and sprinklers system
  • Harvesting, washing and packaging
  • Seed preparation
  • Performance Incentives


  • Tractor and forklift experience an asset but not required
  • Must be able to perform consistent, heavy lifting
  • Proper footwear is required

Hours: 40 hours a week, up to 55 hours a week, mostly Monday – Friday, sometimes Saturdays.

Wage: Dependent on skills and experience

Interested applicants, please submit your resume by email to or drop-off in-person to 6939 Calvert Drive, Strathroy ON

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