Date Posted: 11:07:49 2017-11-28
Location: Embro, ON, Canada
Contact Person: Greenholm Farms Ltd.
Company/Business Name: Greenholm Farms Ltd.
Company: Greenholm Farms Ltd.
Founded in 1843, Greenholm Farms Limited is a small organization in the dairy farms industry located in Embro, Canada.
We have 240 milking cows and 50 beef cattle.
Business Location: 356508 35th line RR1 Embro, ON N0J 1J0
Work location: same as above
Type of Employment: Full time Permanent
Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible
Monitoring animal health,
Feed and tend animals,
Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment,
Help with sorting of cattle and chasing them to the appropriate area
Assist with bedding of the cattle
Detect disease and health problems -watch for sick or lame cows and record their number
Administering medication to cows
Examine produce for quality and prepare for market,
Write daily basic progress reports,
Set and monitor water lines, air flow and temperature in pens
-Education: No formal education required
-Experience: Experience an asset
- Have a valid driver license or able to obtain one
- Speak and write in English
- Willing to work flexible hours, weekends and overtime
- Mechanical skills are an asset
Organized, Judgement, Flexibility, Effective interpersonal skills, Team player
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:
Work under pressure, Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Attention to detail, Hand-eye co-ordination, Sitting, Fast-paced environment, Combination of sitting, standing, Standing for extended periods, Walking, Bending, crouching, kneeling, Tight deadlines and Overtime required
Salary: $16.00-16.50 hourly, 60 Hours per week. First worker will work Monday to Friday from 6 am to 5 pm and the second will work Monday to Friday from 9 am to 8 pm. Flexibility in scheduling and weekend hours are required (every other weekend).
Benefits: access to meat and food options. Access to transportation vehicles.