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Job Details

Dairy Farm Manager

Employer

Annacow Dairy Ltd

Date Posted

September 20, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Red Deer County, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Nov 12, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Annacow Dairy Ltd

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Truck
  • Tractor
  • Storage and silage system
  • Milking system (automated)
  • Feeding and watering system

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Area of Specialization

Cattle breeding

Type of Farm Operations

Dairy

Specific Skills

  • Purchase machinery, livestock, seed, feed and other supplies
  • Perform general farm duties
  • Manage overall operation of farm
  • Maintain farm machinery, equipment and buildings
  • Maintain financial and production records
  • Recruit, hire and supervise staff and/or volunteers
  • Organize and co-ordinate planting, cultivating and crop harvesting activities; raising and breeding of livestock and poultry
  • Determine the amount and kinds of crops to be grown and livestock to be raised
  • Monitoring animal health

Work Site Environment

Odours

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Large workload
  • Overtime required

Ability to Supervise

1 to 2 people

Work Location Information

Rural area

Product Inspection Experience

Grains

Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills

  • Calving
  • Feed inventory
  • Handling animals

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • 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 Mail:

36302 RR 11
Red Deer County, Alberta T4G0M9

Advertised Until

Nov 12, 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 Dairy Farm Manager is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Farmers and Farm Managers
DIRECTIVE

Interest in supervising and hiring farm workers; and in determining amounts and kinds of crops to be grown and livestock to be raised, and in purchasing farm machinery, livestock, seed, feed and other supplies

METHODICAL

Interest in co-ordinating information to plant, cultivate and harvest crops; and in raising and breeding livestock and poultry

OBJECTIVE

Interest in driving - operating and maintaining farm machinery, equipment and buildings

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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