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Job Details

Herdsman/Woman Posted on Mar 05, 2018 by Parlby Creek Ranch

  • Location Clive, AB
  • Earnings $15.54 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Apr 04, 2018
Job Requirements


Parlby Creek Ranch




Other trades certificate or diploma


1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

  • Perform general farm duties
  • Maintain work records and logs

Type of Farm Operations

Sheep farming

Specific Skills

Monitoring animal health

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Farm Supervisors Specific Skills

Supervise and oversee breeding and other livestock-related programs

Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills

Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems

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 11-42-24-W4
Ponoka, Alberta T0C0Y0

Advertised Until

Apr 04, 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 Herdsman/Woman 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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