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Job Details

Beef Cattle Farm Worker Posted on Jan 25, 2018 by Nicholas Kunec, Alisha Kunec

  • Location Bonnyville, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Apr 08, 2018
Job Requirements


Nicholas Kunec, Alisha Kunec




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Tractor
  • Swather
  • Loader
  • Haying equipment
  • Farm truck
  • Combine harvester


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

  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Harvest crops
  • Feed and tend animals
  • Clean stables, barns, barnyards and pens
  • Detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry
  • Monitoring animal health

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available
  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills

  • Calving
  • Cattle training
  • Handling animals
  • Livestock branding

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • 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.

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Advertised Until

Apr 08, 2018

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 Farm Worker is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
General Farm Workers

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


Interest in driving - operating and maintaining farm machinery and equipment


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 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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