Herd Attendant Posted on Feb 13, 2018 by LLB Angus Farm Ltd.
Location Erskine, AB
Earnings $18.43 to $20.00 hourly
Work Hours 50 to 60 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Mar 15, 2018
LLB Angus Farm Ltd.
No degree, certificate or diploma
Equipment and Machinery Experience
- Storage and silage system
2 years to less than 3 years
- Perform general farm duties
- Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
- Maintain work records and logs
Area of Specialization
- Beef cattle
- Cattle breeding
Type of Farm Operations
Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots
Monitoring animal health
Work Site Environment
Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Physically demanding
- Attention to detail
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Overtime required
Ability to Supervise
1 to 2 people
Work Location Information
- Rural area
- Staff accommodation available
Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills
- Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems
- Formulate feeding program
- Carry out a pasture or pen breeding programs
- Maintain livestock performance records
- Select livestock for sale
- Boar semen collection
- Cattle exhibition
- Feed inventory
- Handling animals
- Livestock branding
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.
Mar 15, 2018
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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
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