Dairy farm worker

Hanson Farms Ltd. based in Creston, BC is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Dairy farm worker who are self-motivated and have good interpersonal skills. The candidate who got selected will be required to start work as soon as possible. The vacancies refer to Permanent employment or Full time job. The shift timings include Day, Weekend, Flexible Hours, Early Morning and Morning.

Employer Name: Hanson Farms Ltd.
Position: Dairy farm worker
No. of vacancies: 1
Salary: $4,800 to $5,500 monthly (to be negotiated) 45 to 55 hours per week
Employment type: Permanent employment, Full time
Location: Creston, BC

Job Description

  • The candidate will be in charge of cattle training.
  • The candidate will be in charge of handling animals.
  • The candidate will be expected to plant, cultivate, and irrigate crops.
  • The candidate will be in charge of harvesting crops.
  • The candidate will be expected to feed and care for animals.
  • The candidate must operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment.
  • The candidate will have to milk cows.
  • The candidate must clean stables, barns, barnyards, and pens.
  • The candidate must detect and repair mechanical and electrical problems.

Job Requirements

  • The candidate should be fluent in English language.
  • The candidate must have a College, CEGEP, or other non-university certificate or diploma from a programme lasting one to two years, or equivalent experience in Agriculture, general.
  • The ideal candidate will have at least 2 to 3 years of experience in a related industry.
  • The candidate should have effective interpersonal skills.
  • The candidate should be organised and flexible in nature.
  • The candidate should have good judgemental skills.
  • The candidate should be a good team player.

Work Site Environment

  • Farm operations include beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots, corn farming, hay farming, and livestock combination farming.

Work Setting

  • Accommodation will be provided for the candidate.
  • The candidate must be willing to work in a rural area.
  • The candidate must be willing to relocate to the specified location.
  • The candidate’s relocation expenses will be covered by the employer.

Experience and Specialization

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • The candidate must have prior experience with a farm truck, haying equipment, a loader, a manure spreader, tillage equipment, and a tractor.

Additional Information

Transportation/travel information

  • The candidate must have their own vehicle.
  • The candidate must have a valid driver’s licence.

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • The candidate should be able to work in fast-paced busy environment.
  • The candidate should be required to handle heavy loads as part of routine work.
  • The candidate should have an eye for details.
  • The candidate must have excellent hand eye coordination.
  • The candidate must be willing to work long hours in sitting, standing, and walking positions.


  • The candidate will receive On-site housing options.

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying, apply through the given options.

By email

[email protected]


Please include the following while sending the application

  • Cover letter
  • References attesting experience
  • Copy of portfolio or relevant work examples
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