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General Farm Worker

Date Posted: 09:48:57 2021-02-05
Location: Langley, BC, Canada
Contact Person: Rossdown Farms Ltd.
Company/Business Name: Rossdown Farms Ltd.

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Company: Rossdown Farms Ltd.

Business information: We are a fourth generation family business, located in British Columbia. We produce the feed, breed and hatches the chicks, grows and process the poultry to deliver products that are fresh and distinctive for people who appreciate a genuine farm plate alternative.

Business Address: 2325 Bradner Rd., Abbotsford, BC, V4X 1E2

Work location: work will be performed interchangeably in the following addresses:
Work Location #1 (Organic Broiler Farm): 6868 248 St., Langley, BC V4W 1C2

Work Location #2 (Broiler Farm): 4184 Ross Rd., Abbotsford, BC V4X 1Z6

Work Location #3 (Broiler Farm): 3717 Ross Rd., Abbotsford, BC V4X 1T1

Type of Employment: Full time – Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description

Monitoring animal health
Feed and tend animals
Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
Clean barns
Detect disease and health problems in poultry
Write daily basic progress reports
Set monitor water lines, air flow and temperature in barns and chicken coops
Perform the job duties in three different farms

-Education: Not Required.

-Experience: Experience is an asset. Training will be provided on-site

-Working Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Work under pressure, Tight deadlines, Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Attention to detail, Hand-eye coordination, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, Standing for extended periods, Walking, Bending, crouching, kneeling

-Work site environment: Outdoors, Dusty, Hot.

-Personal suitability: Effective interpersonal skills, Flexibility, Team player, Judgement.

– Must not have any type of allergies to the materials used within and around the bird barns/farms; e.g. hay and woodchip products used on the barns floor for bedding, chicken feathers, and chicken feces / acidic odors.

– Remain drug and alcohol free to perform in a safety sensitive functional position.

Salary: $14.60 – $16.40 per hour, 45 – 50 Hours per week.

Benefits: Extended Health benefits, Dental benefits, Discount on chicken. Transportation costs covered if worker needs to relocate. Accommodation available at a discounted rate. Transportation is also covered to move from one farm to another.

Important information Flexibility is required. This position will require working 10 hours per day. Weekend and overtime work may be required based on the business’ needs.

Rural area, Remote location.

Apply by e-mail to: hr@rossdown.com

Apply by mail to: 2325 Bradner Rd., Abbotsford, BC, V4X 1E2

Salary: $14.60 $16.40 per hour, 45 50 Hours per week.


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