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Job Details

Beef Cattle Herdsperson

Employer

Rodger A Hovde, Tannis A Hovde

Date Posted

October 04, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Camrose, AB
  • Earnings $16.00 to $22.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 35 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Nov 03, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Rodger A Hovde, Tannis A Hovde

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Tractor
  • Seed drill

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

  • Perform general farm duties
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Maintain work records and logs

Area of Specialization

Beef cattle

Type of Farm Operations

  • Corn farming
  • Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots
  • Hay farming

Specific Skills

Monitoring animal health

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Physically demanding

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available

Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills

  • Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems
  • Formulate feeding program
  • Carry out a pasture or pen breeding programs
  • Maintain livestock performance records
  • Select livestock for sale
  • Calving
  • Feed inventory
  • Handling animals
  • Livestock branding

Personal Suitability

  • Excellent oral communication
  • Organized

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.

By e-mail:

tannis@cornranches.ca

By phone:

780-672-0953 Business Hours: 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

In Person:

19453 TWP RD 474 suite RR 1
Camrose, Alberta T4V2M9
Between 09:00 AM and 05:00 PM

Advertised Until

Nov 03, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Beef Cattle Herdsperson is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Agricultural and Related Service Contractors and Managers
OBJECTIVE

Interest in handling machinery and equipment; and in participating in the provision of services

METHODICAL

Interest in co-ordinating and maintaining financial and operational records; and in hiring and training workers

innovative

Interest in negotiating with farmers and farm managers regarding services

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Specialized Livestock Workers
METHODICAL

Interest in handling equipment to perform general farm duties; and in maintaining livestock performance records and in training horses

INNOVATIVE

Interest in co-ordinating information to formulate feeding programs

directive

Interest in supervising feeding, health and breeding programs; may supervise general farm workers and harvesting labourers

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn More

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