Beef Cattle Farm Worker
Date PostedNovember 23, 2021
Location Tawatinaw, AB
Earnings $16.00 to $18.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
Position Seasonal Full Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date Dec 07, 2021
No degree, certificate or diploma
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
Equipment and Machinery Experience
- Manure spreader
- Forage equipment
- Farm truck
1 year to less than 2 years
Type of Farm Operations
Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots
- Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
- Feed and tend animals
- Clean stables, barns, barnyards and pens
- Detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry
- Write daily basic progress reports
- Monitoring animal health
Security and Safety
- Driving record check (abstract)
- Criminal record check
Work Site Environment
Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Work under pressure
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Attention to detail
- Ability to distinguish between colours
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Standing for extended periods
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
- Tight deadlines
- Overtime required
Work Location Information
- Rural area
- Staff accommodation available
- Various locations
Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills
- Feed inventory
- Handling animals
- Team player
How to Apply
Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.
Dec 07, 2021
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Interest in comparing information to examine produce for quality and prepare for market, to feed and tend livestock and poultry, and to clean stables, barns, barnyards and pens; and to set and monitor water lines, air flow and temperature in barns, pens and chicken coops
Interest in driving - operating and maintaining farm machinery and equipment
Interest in detecting disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry
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