General Farm worker (Groom – farm)

Job Information
Author hollyoaksfarm
Date January 23, 2018
Type Full Time
Company 1267693 Ontario Inc.
Salary $14.00 to $15.00 - Per Hour
Location Lynden, ON
Category Farming (full-time and seasonal)
Contact Information

Company:  1267693 Ontario Inc. / HollyOaks Farm

Company Information: HollyOaks is a traditional Canadian farm established in 1857 set in a 100 acres of rolling greenbelt. HollyOaks is a private facility. Exemplary horse care is a priority, but at the same time caters to the comfort and needs of the client. We offer our facility for full and field board. The facility is also available for clinics and rentals.

Business Address: 3517 Powerline Rd. W, RR#2 Lynden, ON L0R 1T0

Work Location: Same as above

Type of Employment: Full time – Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description:

  • Monitoring animal health (especially be able to notice colic in horses)
  • Feed and tend animals inside and out
  • Operate farm machinery and equipment
  • Clean stables, barns, barnyards and pens
  • Farm maintenance
  • Turning horses out to pasture and returning them to stalls
  • Handle different types of horses
  • Groom horses, tack horses
  • Blanket and put boots on horses
  • Harrow fields, arena, outdoor arena


– Education: Not required.

– English knowledge is required

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:

  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Fit and healthy to walk to many fields
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Perform daily routines
  • No smoking or drinking while working

Salary: $14.00 to $15.00 hourly, 40 hours per week

Important information:

– This is a full time position. Work schedule is in 2 shifts: Shift 1: from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Shift 2: from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Work on weekends is required. 1 day off per week set on a rotational basis.

Apply by e-mail to:

Apply by mail to: 3517 Powerline Rd. W, RR#2 Lynden, ON L0R 1T0

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