Beef Cattle Herdsperson Posted on Nov 23, 2017 by Grandview Cattle Feeders Ltd.
Location Picture Butte, AB
Earnings $18.43 hourly
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 6 Vacancies
Closing Date Jan 04, 2018
Grandview Cattle Feeders Ltd.
No degree, certificate or diploma
Equipment and Machinery Experience
- Feeding and watering system
1 year to less than 2 years
- Perform general farm duties
- Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
- Maintain work records and logs
Area of Specialization
- Beef cattle
- Agricultural livestock service
Type of Farm Operations
- Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots
Security and Safety
Driver's validity licence check
Work Site Environment
Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Attention to detail
Ability to Supervise
1 to 2 people
Work Location Information
Agricultural Service Contractors Specific Skills
Provide agricultural livestock services such as artificial insemination, spraying or shearing of livestock or disinfecting pens, barns or poultry houses
Farm Supervisors Specific Skills
- Maintain quality control and production records
- Supervise and oversee breeding and other livestock-related programs
Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills
- Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems
- Formulate feeding program
- Maintain livestock performance records
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
- Excellent written communication
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.
Jan 04, 2018
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Interest in handling machinery and equipment; and in participating in the provision of services
Interest in co-ordinating and maintaining financial and operational records; and in hiring and training workers
Interest in negotiating with farmers and farm managers regarding services
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