24 Jan 2020

dairy Herdsperson

  • Black Avon Farms Ltd – Posted by Employer
  • Heatherton, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Job ID : 8472
  • Category : Agriculture
  • Job Type : Full-Time
  • Salary : $$13.75 Annually
  • Anticipated Start Date : As soon as possible
  • Posting Date : 24 Jan 2020
  • Expiry Date : 23 Jan 2021

Description

BLACK AVON FARMS LTD. LOCATED IN ANTIGONISH, NOVA SCOTIA ARE NOW HIRING 2FULL-TIME DAIRY HERDSPERSONS!

We are a family owned and operated dairy farm in Antigonish, Nova Scotia that has long standing history in the province. We are constantly growing and expanding our business and are in need of a full time dairy herdsperson. If you are a reliable, hardworking and dedicated team player apply today!

Please Note:
The role involves working long hours (Early mornings, days, evenings, night, weekend, overtime)
Physically demanding (standing/walking long hours)
Use of Milking Systems

Job duties:

Feed cows, heifers, calves by formulating a feeding program (based on individual requirements for each)
Milk cattle twice daily
Keep record of milk production
Maintain quality control of cattle health and milk quality
Ensure proper sanitation of milking equipment
Maintain quality control and production records
Co-ordinate and supervise the work of general farm workers and harvesting labourers
Ensure farm safety and bio-security procedures are followed
Supervise and oversee breeding and other livestock-related programs
Maintain livestock performance records, Formulate feeding program, Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems

Job Requirements
Education and Experience:
Completion of High School and 1-2 years of experience

Language: Some English (As long as able to carry out tasks)

How to Apply

Email: blackavonfarms@gmail.com

Job Categories: Agriculture. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in 88 days.

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