27 Nov 2018

Dairy Herdsman NOC 8252

  • St. Brigid’s Dairy Ltd. – Posted by Victoria Gyshchak
  • Huron East, Ontario, Canada
  • Job ID : 2262
  • Category : Agriculture
  • Job Type : Full-Time
  • Salary : $17.00 to 18.00 Hourly
  • Anticipated Start Date : 2019-02-01
  • Posting Date : 27 Nov 2018
  • Expiry Date : 26 May 2019

Description

Position: Dairy Herdsman NOC 8252
Employer: St. Brigid’s Dairy Ltd.
Number of positions: 3
Type of employment: Full-time permanent
Location: Brussels, Ontario
Job type: Permanent
Start date: ASAP
Wage: $CAD 17.00 to 18.00 per hour depending on experience
How to Apply: by email
Apply by: ASAP
Employer address: 42352 Brandon Rd, RR#5, Brussels, Ontario, N0G 1H0
Contact name: Bill van Nes
Contact phone: (519) 887-9411
Contact fax: (519) 887-9781
Contact email: HR.stbrigidsdairy@gmail.com

Description:
St. Brigid’s Dairy Ltd. is looking to fill in 3 full-time open positions of dairy herdsmen. We are a dairy farm operation located in Brussels, Ontario milking and pasturing 400 organic cows as well as growing organic crops to feed the cows. We are looking for responsible and mature individuals who have passion for working with animals, experience in the dairy industry and interested in long-term employment.

Wages and working conditions:
• Wage: $CAD 17.00 to 18.00 per hour depending on experience
• Working hours: the hours will vary between 30 to 60 hours per week, due to the nature of dairy farming the job will include on call, early morning, evening and weekends flexible hours.
• Health benefits: employees will be covered by Workplace Safety & Insurance Board (WSIB), no additional private health benefits will be provided.
• Location of work: 42352 Brandon Rd, RR#5, Brussels, Ontario

Qualifications and requirements:
• Education: College certificate or other specialized training in animal care or agriculture
• Work Experience: minimum 2 years’ experience in the dairy industry within the last 5 years
• Must have experience working with and handling cattle and young stock
• Experience in organic farming is preferred but not required
• Must be familiar with the following equipment: tractors, storage and silage system, feeding and watering system, milking systems, manure handling and storage system
• Must be physically fit, be able to lift 50+lbs
• Must be willing to work early mornings, night shifts and weekends, when required

Responsibilities:
• Monitor, recognize and treat livestock health problems ( organic basis)
• Assist with calving
• Develop and balance feed ration
• Artificial insemination
• Keep livestock records
• Follow safety and bio-security procedures
• Operate farm equipment, assist with equipment maintenance
• Perform general farm duties as milking, feeding and other daily farm chores

We thank all applicants for their interest but only qualified applicants will be contacted.

How to Apply

How to Apply: by email Apply by: ASAP Employer address: 42352 Brandon Rd, RR#5, Brussels, Ontario, N0G 1H0 Contact name: Bill van Nes Contact phone: (519) 887-9411 Contact fax: (519) 887-9781 Contact email: HR.stbrigidsdairy@gmail.com

Job Categories: Agriculture. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in 164 days.

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