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Cattle Herdsperson Posted on Feb 14, 2018 by Future Farms

  • Location Innisfail, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 to $25.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 48 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Feb 28, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Future Farms

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

Tractor

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

  • Perform general farm duties
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Maintain work records and logs

Area of Specialization

Beef cattle

Type of Farm Operations

Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots

Specific Skills

Monitoring animal health

Security and Safety

Driver's validity licence check

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Location Information

Staff accommodation available

Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills

  • Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems
  • Maintain livestock performance records
  • Calving
  • Feed inventory
  • Handling animals
  • Weaning
  • Livestock branding

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • 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:

cattle@futurefarms.ca

By phone:

403-227-2594

Advertised Until

Feb 28, 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 Cattle Herdsperson is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
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.

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