herdsman/woman - Fort Macleod (AB) - Job posting

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Herdsman/woman Verified This job posting has been provided directly by the employer through Job Bank’s employer job posting system.

Posted on October 30, 2020 by Employer details Van Huigenbos Farms Ltd.

Job details

  • Location SE-21-9-26 W4
    Fort Macleod, AB

    T0L 0Z0

  • Salary$$22.00HOUR hourly for 40 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent
    Full time
  • Day, Evening, Weekend, Overtime, Early Morning, Morning
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • vacancies 1 vacancy
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1574406

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills
Monitoring animal health
Equipment and Machinery Experience
Tractor; Sprayer or duster; Harvesters; Fertilizer applicator; Bulk handling system; Storage and silage system; Feeding and watering system; Automated manure handling or storage system
Additional Skills
Perform general farm duties; Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment; Maintain work records and logs
Area of Specialization
Dairy cattle; Beef cattle; Agricultural crop service; Agricultural livestock service
Type of Farm Operations
Livestock; Grain, oil and forage crop; Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots; Wheat farming; Other grain farming; Other miscellaneous animal farming; Livestock combination farming
Work Site Environment
Dangerous; Outdoors; Noisy; Odours; Dusty
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Large workload; Tight deadlines; Overtime required
Ability to Supervise
1 to 2 people
Work Location Information
Rural area
Agricultural Service Contractors Specific Skills
Provide agricultural crop services such as plowing, irrigating, cultivating, spraying or harvesting; Assist in the development and implementation of farm safety and bio-security procedures
Farm Supervisors Specific Skills
Maintain quality control and production records; Ensure farm safety and bio-security procedures are followed
Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills
Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems; Formulate feeding program; Select livestock for sale; Feed inventory; Handling animals; Livestock branding
Personal Suitability
Team player; Excellent oral communication; Organized

Advertised until

2020-11-29

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