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Job Details

Ranch Hand

Employer

Bar TT Ranch

Date Posted

May 30, 2024

Languages

English or French
  • Location Sundre, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 to $20.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 4 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time Leading to Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jun 13, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

Bar TT Ranch

Languages

English or French

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots
  • Hay farming
  • Outdoors
  • Dusty
  • Noisy
  • Wet/damp
  • All weather conditions
  • Dirty

Work setting

Rural area

Tasks

  • Handling animals
  • Monitor the calving process
  • Monitoring animal health
  • Perform livestock feeding
  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Prepare a clean, dry area for cows that are calving
  • Treat livestock health issues
  • Fertilize and spray crops
  • Harvest crops
  • Feed and tend animals
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Provide agricultural crop services such as plowing, irrigating, cultivating, spraying or harvesting
  • Clean stables, barns, barnyards and pens
  • Detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry
  • Perform general farm duties
  • Set and monitor water lines, air flow and temperature in barns, pens and chicken coops

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Tractor
  • Tillage equipment
  • Skidsteer

Area of specialization

Beef cattle

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Ability to work independently
  • Repetitive tasks

Personal suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Reliability
  • Quick learner

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Experience

Will train

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • On-site amenities
  • On-site housing options

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Ranch Hand is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

General Farm Workers
METHODICAL

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

OBJECTIVE

Interest in driving - operating and maintaining farm machinery and equipment

innovative

Interest in detecting disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry

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 for this NOC group 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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Abilities

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Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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