Herdsman/woman

Cape Mabou Pasture Coop

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Tractor
  • Additional Skills

  • Perform general farm duties
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Area of Specialization

  • Beef cattle
  • Specific Skills

  • Monitoring animal health
  • Security and Safety

  • Driver’s validity licence check
  • Own Tools/Equipment

  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Gloves
  • Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle
  • Travel expenses not paid by employer
  • Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Tight deadlines
  • Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills

  • Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems
  • Maintain livestock performance records
  • Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Organized
  • Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
    Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years

    Number of Vacancies: 1
    Wages: $15.00 to $20.00 hourly (to be negotiated)