Agri Jobs - Main Page

General Farm Worker (Dairy farm)

Date Posted: 16:01:34 2020-05-07
Location: Embro, ON, Canada
Contact Person: Greenholm Farms Ltd.
Company/Business Name: Greenholm Farms Ltd.

Apply Online

Company: Greenholm Farms Ltd.
Business Information: Founded in 1843, Greenholm Farms Limited is a small organization in the dairy farms industry located in Embro, Canada.
Main Business Address: 356508 35th line RR1 Embro, ON N0J 1J0
Work Location: Same as above and other three farms:
Rd 96 963866 RR#1 Embro ON
Rd 88 883915 RR#1 Embro ON
37th line 376642 RR#1 Embro ON
Type of Employment: Full-time – Permanent
Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description:
•Monitoring animal health
•Feed and tend animals
•Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
•Milk cows
•Clean pens
•Detect disease and health problems - watch for sick or lame cows and record their number
•Examine produce for quality and prepare for market
•Write daily basic progress reports
•Set and monitor water lines, air flow and temperature in pens
•Help with sorting of cattle and chasing them to the appropriate area
•Assist with bedding of the cattle
•Administer medication to cows
•Travel to and from the different cattle farms to perform job duties

-Education: No formal education required
-Experience is an asset
-Worker will be required to do physical work in this position, must be able to work long hours and to handle manure.
-Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure, Tight deadlines, Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Attention to detail, Hand-eye co-ordination, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, Standing for extended periods, Bending, crouching, kneeling.
-Personal suitability: Organized, Effective interpersonal skills, Flexibility, Judgement, Team player

Salary: $16.00 hourly, 40-60 Hours per week

Benefits: Access to meat and food options. Access to transportation vehicles. Accommodation provided on a discounted rate. Transportation costs covered if worker needs to relocate.

Important Information: The first worker will work Monday to Friday from 6:00 AM to 5:00 PM and the second will work Monday to Friday from 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM. Flexibility in scheduling and weekend hours are required (every other weekend). Overtime required.

Apply by email to: greenholmfarms@gmail.com

Salary: $16.00 hourly, 40-60 Hours per week


Do you have a work permit in Canada ?