Dairy Herdsperson Posted on Dec 19, 2017 by De Knar Dairy Ltd.
Location Red Deer, AB
Earnings $18.00 to $24.00 hourly
Work Hours 50 to 60 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Jan 18, 2018
De Knar Dairy Ltd.
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Completion of high school
Equipment and Machinery Experience
- Milking system (automated)
- Feeding and watering system
- Automated manure handling or storage system
1 year to less than 2 years
- Perform general farm duties
- Maintain work records and logs
Area of Specialization
Type of Farm Operations
Monitoring animal health
Work Site Environment
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Physically demanding
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Ability to Supervise
Work Location Information
- Rural area
- Staff accommodation available
Farm Supervisors Specific Skills
- Maintain quality control and production records
- Co-ordinate and supervise the work of general farm workers and harvesting labourers
- Develop work schedules and establish procedures
- 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
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 18, 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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