Pheasant farm worker

Website Griffith Island Club

$21.63 hourly / 42 hours per week

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

Experience an asset

Work site environment

  • Other miscellaneous crop farming
  • Other poultry farming
  • Outdoors
  • In/on water
  • Confined spaces
  • Wet/damp
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Cold/refrigerated
  • Tree and orchard fruit
  • Poultry and egg production
  • Livestock
  • Horticultural field crop

Work setting

  • Staff accommodation available
  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Rural area
  • Remote location
  • Willing to relocate

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Feed inventory
  • Handling animals
  • Soil fertility programs
  • Fertilize and spray crops
  • 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
  • Set and monitor water lines, air flow and temperature in barns, pens and chicken coops
  • Perform general farm duties
  • Maintain quality control and production records
  • Provide agricultural crop services such as plowing, irrigating, cultivating, spraying or harvesting
  • Assist in the development and implementation of farm safety and bio-security procedures

Supervision

  • 1 to 2 people

Experience and specialization

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Farm truck
  • Fertilizer applicator
  • Loader
  • Tillage equipment
  • Tractor
  • Hand tools
  • Forklift

Product inspection experience

  • Poultry

Automated systems experience

  • Automated irrigation system
  • Feeding and watering system

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Public transportation is not available

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Reliability
  • Quick learner

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Gratuities

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • On-site amenities
  • Team building opportunities

To apply for this job email your details to steve.woodhall@gbtel.ca

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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