Livestock labourer

Buttigieg Farms Limited

$15.50 to $17.00 hourly for 47.5 hours per week

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

Experience an asset

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated
  • Horse breeding

Work setting

  • Rural area

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Farm animal grooming
  • Feed inventory
  • Handling animals
  • Weaning
  • Feed and tend animals
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Clean stables, barns, barnyards and pens
  • Detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry
  • Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems
  • Perform general farm duties

Experience and specialization

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Loader
  • Manure spreader
  • Tractor

Animal specialization

  • Thoroughbred horses

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

  • Team player

Benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • On-site housing options

Screening questions

  • 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?

To apply for this job email your details to paulb6350@hotmail.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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