Ranch hand

Alder Ranches Ltd.

$4,000 to $4,500 monthly for 35 to 50 hours per week

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

Experience an asset

Work site environment

  • Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots
  • Hay farming
  • Livestock combination farming
  • Outdoors
  • Dusty

Work setting

  • Staff accommodation available
  • Rural area

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Calving
  • Handling animals
  • Monitoring animal health
  • Plant, cultivate and irrigate crops
  • Weaning
  • Fertilize and spray crops
  • Harvest 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

Experience and specialization

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Farm truck
  • Forage equipment
  • Haying equipment
  • Loader
  • Swather
  • Tillage equipment
  • Tractor

Automated systems experience

  • Automated irrigation system

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Sound discrimination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

Benefits

Financial benefits

  • Bonus

Long term benefits

  • Other benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • On-site amenities
  • On-site housing options
  • On-site recreation and activities
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • 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 your current field of study?

To apply for this job email your details to ugottt@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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