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Dairy Herdsperson Posted on Oct 31, 2017 by van Iron farms

  • Location Iron Springs, AB
  • Earnings $16.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jan 05, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

van Iron farms

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Milking system (automated)
  • Feeding and watering system

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Additional Skills

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

Area of Specialization

Dairy cattle

Type of Farm Operations

Dairy

Work Site Environment

Odours

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available

Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills

  • Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems
  • Maintain livestock performance records

Personal Suitability

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.

In Person

box 8
Iron Springs, Alberta T0K1G0

Advertised Until

Jan 05, 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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Dairy Herdsperson is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Agricultural and Related Service Contractors and Managers
NOC code: 8252
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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