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Job Details

Swine Herdsperson

Employer

Sunterra Farms Ltd.

Date Posted

August 06, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Acme, AB
  • Earnings $16.10 to $17.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 35 to 45 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Oct 01, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Sunterra Farms Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Area of Specialization

Swine

Type of Farm Operations

Hog management

Work Site Environment

  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Ability to Supervise

3-4 people

Work Location Information

Rural area

Farm Supervisors Specific Skills

Supervise and oversee breeding and other livestock-related programs

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • 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:

trish.hyshka@sunterra.ca

By phone:

403-442-4202 Business Hours: 09:00 AM - 03:00 AM

Advertised Until

Oct 01, 2021

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Interest Codes
The Swine 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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