2 FULL-TIME DAIRY HERDSPERSONS!

Job Information
Author blackavonfarms
Date February 2, 2017
Type Full Time
Company Black Avon Farms
Salary $14.00 - Per Hour
Location 2362 Heatherton Guysborough Rd. Antigonish, NS B0H 1R0
Category Farming (full-time and seasonal)
Contact Information
Email: blackavonfarms@gmail.com Mail/In Person: 2362 Heatherton Guysborough Rd. Antigonish, NS B0H 1R0

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)

Wage: $14.00/ hourly

How to apply:
Email: blackavonfarms@gmail.com
Mail/In Person:
2362 Heatherton Guysborough Rd.
Antigonish, NS B0H 1R0

We encourage applications from women, veterans, persons with a disability, aboriginal peoples, members of a visible minority and more!

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