Swine Herdsperson Posted on Nov 21, 2017 by Agricultural Employment
Location Picture Butte, AB
Earnings $18.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 to 50 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Dec 21, 2017
No degree, certificate or diploma
Equipment and Machinery Experience
- Feeding and watering system
- Automated manure handling or storage system
1 year to less than 2 years
- Perform general farm duties
- Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
- Maintain work records and logs
Area of Specialization
Type of Farm Operations
Work Site Environment
Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Physically demanding
- Attention to detail
- Tight deadlines
- Overtime required
Work Location Information
Farm Supervisors Specific Skills
Maintain quality control and production records
Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills
- Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems
- 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.
Dec 21, 2017
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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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