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Job Details

Dairy Herdsperson Posted on Nov 29, 2017 by Entreprises Lavoie

  • Location St. Isidore, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 28, 2018
Job Requirements


Entreprises Lavoie




No degree, certificate or diploma

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Tractor
  • Milking system (automated)
  • Feeding and watering system


1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

  • Perform general farm duties
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment

Area of Specialization

Dairy cattle

Type of Farm Operations


Specific Skills

Monitoring animal health

Security and Safety

Driver's validity licence check

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Odours

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available
  • Remote location

Farm Supervisors Specific Skills

Maintain quality control and production records

Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills

  • Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems
  • Formulate feeding program

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

SW 33-83-20-W5
St. Isidore, Alberta T0H3B0

Advertised Until

Mar 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 Dairy Herdsperson is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Specialized Livestock Workers

Interest in handling equipment to perform general farm duties; and in maintaining livestock performance records and in training horses


Interest in co-ordinating information to formulate feeding programs


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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