Farm Manager

Special T Swine Ltd

$25.00 to $30.00 hourly for 50 to 72 hours per week

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • or equivalent experience
  • Agriculture, general
  • Agriculture, agriculture operations and related sciences, other

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Work site environment

  • Hog and pig farming
  • Hog management
  • Dusty
  • Noisy
  • Odours

Work setting

  • Rural area
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Feed inventory
  • Handling animals
  • Livestock branding
  • Monitoring animal health
  • Processing pig litters
  • Weaning
  • Manage overall operation of farm
  • Maintain financial and production records
  • Perform general farm duties

Supervision

  • 5-10 people

Experience and specialization

Area of specialization

  • Swine

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Manual dexterity
  • Physically demanding
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Overtime required

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Gasoline paid

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • On-site housing options
  • Transportation provided by employer

Asset languages

  • Spanish

Screening questions

  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

To apply for this job email your details to admin@specialtswine.com

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.
  • If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.



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