Dairy Herdsperson

Afton Hills Farm

Additional Skills

  • Perform general farm duties
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Hire and train staff
  • Specific Skills

  • Monitoring animal health
  • Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Large workload
  • Overtime required
  • Ability to Supervise

  • 3-4 people
  • Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Farm Supervisors Specific Skills

  • Maintain quality control and production records
  • Co-ordinate and supervise the work of general farm workers and harvesting labourers
  • Supervise and oversee breeding and other livestock-related programs
  • Supervise and oversee growing and other crop-related operations
  • Ensure farm safety and bio-security procedures are followed
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
    Experience: 1 to less than 7 months

    Number of Vacancies: 2
    Wages: $13.71 hourly