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Specialized livestock Swine worker

Date Posted: 16:02:21 2018-04-10
Location: Mount Brydges, Ontario, Canada
Contact Person: Joe Arts
Company/Business Name: J G Arts Farms Ltd.

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Company: J G Arts Farms Ltd.
Business information: J G Arts Farms is located 5 min west of Mount Brygdes (20 min west of London), Ontario; currently operating a single site 650 sow farrow to finish farm. We also have a land base and broiler chicken operation for diversity and to supply the feed needs of the swine operation in order to provide long term market stability. This worker will be working with the swine division of the company

Business Address: 8830 Indale Dr., Mount Brydges, ON N0L 1W0
Work Location: Same as above

Type of Employment: Full time - Permanent
Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description:

Feed inventory
Farm animal grooming
Livestock branding
Processing pig litters
Shearing with knife
Handling animals
Carry out a pasture or pen breeding programs
Formulate feeding program
Follow safety and bio-security procedures
Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems
Maintain livestock performance records
Select livestock for sale
Monitoring animal health
Maintain work records and logs
Perform general farm duties
Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
Hire and train staff
May supervise general farm workers.
All other swine related test
- Education: Completion of high school
- Experience: At least two years of experience or a post-secondary certificate is required.
- Must have a valid G licence
- Must have own reliable mode of transportation
- Positive attitude
- Must be able to lift 25 kg
- Must be able to work both independently as well as with a team
- Applicants must be willing to learn, be punctual, have a great attitude and be able to work as part of a cooperative team.
- Must be able to work within a very dirty and very dusty environment
- Flexible hours

Salary: $18.00 per hour, 30 50 hours weekly

Benefits: We will provide uniforms and appropriate personal safety equipment for the job. We pay vacations and overtime to the workers. We provide disability insurance.

Important Information: Work schedule Monday to Friday from 7:00AM to 4:00PM with weekend work every third weekend.

Apply by e-mail to: info@jgartsfarms.ca

Salary: $18.00 per hour, 30 50 hours weekly


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