Cattle Ranch Worker Posted on Jan 30, 2018 by Double M Farms
Location Acme, AB
Earnings $15.00 to $19.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
Position Seasonal Full Time
Vacancies 5 Vacancies
Closing Date Mar 09, 2018
Double M Farms
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience
Equipment and Machinery Experience
1 year to less than 2 years
Area of Specialization
Type of Farm Operations
Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots
- Feed and tend animals
- 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
- Own transportation
- Valid driver's licence
- Drive manual transmission vehicle
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Work under pressure
- Repetitive tasks
- Physically demanding
- Attention to detail
- Hand-eye co-ordination
- Ability to distinguish between colours
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Standing for extended periods
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
- Overtime required
Work Location Information
- Rural area
- Staff accommodation available
Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills
- Handling animals
- Livestock branding
- Team player
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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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
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