Dairy Herdsperson

Bethesda Holsteins

  • or equivalent experience
  • Work Site Environment

  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Outdoors
  • Dairy
  • Work Setting

  • Rural area
  • Tasks

  • Handling animals
  • Monitoring animal health
  • Carry out a pasture or pen breeding programs
  • Formulate feeding program
  • Maintain livestock performance records
  • Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Perform general farm duties
  • Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Milking system (automated)
  • Area of Specialization

  • Dairy cattle
  • Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Large workload
  • Personal Suitability

  • Organized
  • Team player
  • Health benefits

  • Disability benefits
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
    Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years

    Number of Vacancies: 2
    Wages: $14.00 hourly