Dairy Herdspersons

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Dairy Herdspersons

Job Information
Author folsomdairyltd
Date December 16, 2021
Deadline Open
Type Full Time
Company Folsom Dairy Ltd.
Salary $18.00 - $25.00 - Per Hour
Location Hill Spring, AB
Category Farming (full-time and seasonal)
Contact Information
[email protected]

Folsom Dairy Ltd. located in Hill Spring, AB T0K 1E0 (Land Location SE-19-27-1-W4) is looking for three Dairy Herdspersons (NOC: 8252)

Employer: Folsom Dairy Ltd.

Work Location:  Land Location SE-19-27-4-W4, Hill Spring, AB T0K 1E0

Salary: $18.00 – $25.00 / Hour for 50 to 60 Hours / Week

Benefits: Subject to wage increase, bonus and incentives; Health benefits and dental benefits after 6 months of employment

Vacancies: 3 Vacancies

Terms of employment: Permanent, Full time

Start date: 2022-01-15

Employment conditions: Early morning, Morning, Day, Evening, Weekend

Education: No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years of previous experience in dairy farming and/or college certificate or other specialized training in agriculture or livestock husbandry.

Ability to Supervise: 3- 4 people

Languages: English

Personal Suitability: Team player

Specific Skills: Monitoring animal health

Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills: Handling animals; Calving; Tending to baby calves; Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems; Maintain livestock performance records; Select livestock for sale; Formulate feeding program; Work with vet on health management; Hoof trimming; Analyze records on milking performance, health and reproduction, and making appropriate decisions with respect to the same.

Farm Supervisors Specific Skills: Supervise and oversee breeding and other livestock-related programs; Ensure farm safety and bio-security procedures are followed; Coordinate and supervise the work of general farm workers; Maintain quality control and production records; Oversee the maintenance of milking equipment.

Agricultural Service Contractors Specific Skills: Provide agricultural livestock services such as artificial insemination, spraying or shearing of livestock or disinfecting pens or barns

Additional Skills: Perform general farm duties; Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment

Area of Specialization: Dairy cattle

Equipment and Machinery Experience: Milking system (automated)

Type of Farm Operations: Dairy

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Physically demanding

Work Site Environment: Odours

Work Location Information: Rural area, Remote location, Staff accommodation available

How to apply:

By email: [email protected]
By fax: 403-626-3246
By mail: PO Box 160, Hill Spring, AB T0K 1E0

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