Dairy herdsperson

White Gold Dairy Farm Ltd. based in 251070 Highway 616, Millet, AB T0C 1Z0 is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Dairy herdsperson 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, Shift, Overtime and Early Morning.

Employer Name: White Gold Dairy Farm Ltd.
Position: Dairy herdsperson
No. of vacancies: 2
Salary: $20.00 hourly for 45 to 55 hours per week
Employment type: Permanent employment, Full time
Location: 251070 Highway 616, Millet, AB T0C 1Z0

Job Description

  • The candidate will be in charge of handling animals.
  • The candidate will be in charge of monitoring animal health.
  • The candidate will be expected to create a feeding programme.
  • The candidate will be expected to keep livestock performance records.
  • The candidate must be able to recognise and treat certain livestock health issues.
  • The candidate must operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment.
  • The candidate will be expected to carry out general farm duties.
  • The candidate will be expected to feed and care for animals.
  • The candidate must clean stables, barns, barnyards, and pens.
  • The candidate will have to milk cows.
  • The candidate must detect disease and health issues in crops, livestock, and poultry.
  • The candidate will be expected to inspect the product for quality and prepare it for market.
  • The candidate will be required to install and monitor water lines, air flow, and temperature in barns, pens, and chicken coops.

Job Requirements

  • The candidate should be fluent in English language.
  • The candidate should have minimum qualification of Secondary (high) school graduation certificate.
  • The ideal candidate will have at least 2 to 3 years of experience in a related industry.

Work Site Environment

  • The candidate must work in an environment with a high concentration of odours.
  • The type of farm operation is dairy farming.

Work Setting

  • The candidate must be willing to work in a rural area.

Experience and Specialization

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • The candidate must have prior experience with a feeding and watering system, an automated milking system, a storage and silage system, a tractor, a loader, and a farm truck.

Area of Specialization

  • The candidate should be knowledgeable about dairy cattle.

Additional Information

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • The candidate should be prepared to perform physically demanding tasks as part of their daily work.
  • The candidate should be willing to work overtime if necessary.
  • The candidate should be required to handle heavy loads as part of routine work.
  • The candidate must have excellent hand eye coordination.
  • The candidate must be willing to walk for long periods of time.

How to Apply

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

By email

[email protected]

By mail

RR 2
Millet, AB
T0C 1Z0

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