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Dairy Farm Worker
Start Date:
As Soon As Possible
Permanent fulltime
Job Experience:
Experience would be an asset
Work Schedule:
Some overtime, Shift work, Week-ends, Evenings, Weekdays
Job Description:
$12.30/ hour for 35 to 50 hours/ week (Will be incremental raises based on increased skills and job performance)
4 vacancies
Permanent, Full time
Start: As Soon As Possible
Language: English
Education: No degree, Certificate or diploma
Transportation/ Travel Information: Own Transportation, own vehicle, and a valid driver's license
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast paced environment, work under pressure, tight deadlines, repetitive tasks, handling heavy loads, physically demanding, attention to detail, hand eye coordination, ability to distinguish between colors, sound discrimination, sitting, combination of sitting, standing and walking, standing for extended periods, walking, bending, crouching, kneeling and overtime required.
Work Location Information: Staff accommodations available, rural area
Work Site Environment: outdoors, at heights, wet/damp, noisy, odours, dusty, hot, cold/refrigerated.
Personal Suitability: Organized, judgement, flexibility, effective interpersonal skills, team player
Area of Specialization: Dairy Cattle
Equipment and Machinery Experience: Tractor, Farm Truck, Haying Equipment and forage equipment
Specific Skills: Monitoring animal health, plant, cultivate and irrigate crops, harvest crops, feed and tend animals, operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment, milk cows, clean stables, barns, barnyards and pens, detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry, write daily basic progress reports, set and monitor water lines, air flow and temperature in barns, pens, and chicken coops.
Specific Skills: Field Crops: Stone and or wood picking
Automated Systems Experience: Bulk grain or feed handling - automated, milking systems (automated) automated environmental control equipment, manure handling and storage, feeding and watering systems, storage and silage system
Type of Farm Operations/Work Setting: Dairy
Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills: Handling animals, feed inventory, calving

$12.30/ hour for 35 to 50 hours/ week
To Apply:
Howardvale Holsteins