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Job Details

Farm Manager

Posted on Feb 04, 2021 by Anchor J Ranches

  • Location Bassano, AB
  • Earnings $22.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 20, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Anchor J Ranches

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Truck
  • Tractor
  • Sprayer or duster
  • Seed drill
  • Harvesters
  • Bulk handling system
  • Storage and silage system
  • Automated irrigation system
  • Feeding and watering system

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Area of Specialization

Cattle breeding

Type of Farm Operations

Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots

Specific Skills

  • Perform general farm duties
  • Manage overall operation of farm
  • Maintain farm machinery, equipment and buildings
  • 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

Security and Safety

  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Ability to Supervise

5-10 people

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills

  • Calving
  • Feed inventory
  • Handling animals
  • Weaning
  • Livestock branding

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Judgement
  • Values and ethics
  • 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.

In Person:

173049 Highway 1
Newell County, Alberta T0J0B0
Between 09:30 AM and 02:30 PM

By Mail:

Box 668
Brooks , Alberta T1R1B6

Advertised Until

Mar 20, 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 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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