Farm manager

Website Top Gun Feeders Inc.

$90,000 to 110,000 annually (to be negotiated) – 40 to 60 hours per week





  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • or equivalent experience
  • Animal/livestock husbandry and production
  • Agricultural production operations, other
  • Animal nutrition
  • Livestock management


5 years or more

Asset languages

  • Spanish

Work site environment

  • Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Outdoors
  • Livestock

Work setting

  • Rural area



  • Feed inventory
  • Handling animals
  • Monitoring animal health
  • Maintain farm machinery, equipment and buildings
  • Manage overall operation of farm
  • Organize and co-ordinate planting, cultivating and crop harvesting activities; raising and breeding of livestock and poultry
  • Maintain financial and production records
  • Perform general farm duties
  • Recruit, hire and supervise staff and/or volunteers
  • Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Maintain quality control and production records
  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Hire and train staff
  • Co-ordinate and supervise the work of general farm workers and harvesting labourers
  • Leading/instructing individuals
  • Develop work schedules and establish procedures
  • Assist in the development and implementation of farm safety and bio-security procedures
  • Ensure farm safety and bio-security procedures are followed


  • 11-15 people


Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses

  • First Aid Certificate

Experience and specialization

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Feeding and watering system
  • Storage and silage system
  • Tractor
  • Truck

Area of work experience

  • Management

Area of specialization

  • Beef cattle

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Driver’s validity licence check

Transportation/travel information

  • Drive manual transmission vehicle
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Own transportation

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Large workload
  • Manual dexterity
  • Physically demanding
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Tight deadlines
  • Work under pressure
  • Overtime required
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player
  • Values and ethics


Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Bonus

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term care insurance
  • Maternity and parental benefits
  • Other benefits
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Travel insurance

How-to-apply instructions

Here is what you must include in your application:

  • Job reference number
  • Cover letter

This job posting includes screening questions. Please answer the following questions when applying:

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

To apply for this job email your details to

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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