Dairy Farm Worker

J&L Oostvogels Farms

  • or equivalent experience
  • Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Tractor
  • Tillage equipment
  • Manure spreader
  • Loader
  • Haying equipment
  • Farm truck
  • Specific Skills

  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Feed and tend animals
  • Milk cows
  • Monitoring animal health
  • Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required
  • Automated Systems Experience

  • Milking system (automated)
  • Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills

  • Calving
  • Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
    Experience: Will train

    Number of Vacancies: 1
    Wages: $14.00 to $15.00 hourly (to be negotiated)