Barn Worker

Atlantic Poultry Inc.

Type of Farm Operations

  • Poultry and egg production
  • Turkey farming
  • Chicken farming
  • Specific Skills

  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Feed and tend animals
  • Clean stables, barns, barnyards and pens
  • Detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry
  • Set and monitor water lines, air flow and temperature in barns, pens and chicken coops
  • Write daily basic progress reports
  • Monitoring animal health
  • Work Site Environment

  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Automated Systems Experience

  • Egg gathering system
  • Bulk grain or feed handling – automated
  • Automated environmental control equipment
  • Feeding and watering system
  • Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
    Experience: Will train

    Number of Vacancies: 3
    Wages: $14.85 hourly