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General Farm Labourers - Chicken Catchers

Date Posted: 14:34:27 2019-01-09
Location: Listowel, Ontario, Canada
Contact Person: Moore’s Produce
Company/Business Name: Moore’s Produce Limited
Phone: 613-473-3447

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Company: Moore’s Produce Limited
Business Location: Hwy 23 8325 Road 164 N Listowel, ON N4W 3H2
Work Location: Employees will work in different locations acrossOntario (over 500 farms)
Business information: We transport chickens to and farm barns and kill plants.
Type of Employment:Full time - Permanent
Estimated Start Date:As soon as possible

Job Description:
• Catch and remove live Chickens out of the predetermined assigned barns
• Ensure that the Catching and removal of all birds from inside the barns including all stray birds on the outside of the barns is done in a safely, timely and humanely manner
• Load chickens into modules/crates
• Be able, under certain conditions to deal directly with customers to meet their expectations and add value to our service
• Ensures compliance with all of the company’s rules, including all of the governmental regulations
• Move birds from cages to dollies (cages on wheels), and then bring the dollies out of the barns to be loaded on trucks
• Pass birds to their foreman who will inject the bird with required vaccination.

-Education: Not required
-Experience: Not required (Training will be provided on-site)
-Environments can be hot or cold depending on the season, use of hands and arms above shoulder level and be able to stand for 8-10 hours per day
- Must be able to work within a very dirty and very dusty environment while inside the bird barns
- Must be able to work in a dark environment with a head light and under very limited lighting conditions while inside the bird barns.
- Must be able to work in an environment of very unpleasant and acidic ordure’s produced from Chicken excrement’s within the barn and the surrounding areas of a farm. Also, must be able to be careful with the chicken. Birds can scratch.
- Must be able to sit / bend in all directions / stand on flat and uneven surfaces/ be inside in closed arrears for extended periods of time while catching the birds
- Function under repetitive movement of certain parts of the palms, fingers, wrist, hand, lower arm, upper arm, shoulder and back movements, while bending the top half part of the body over for prolonged periods of time.
- Prolonged concentration is required while catching the Chickens to ensure that they are not injured during this process
- Required to work in closed areas with the confines of the farms bird barns
-Must be able to push, pull, carry, and lift 40-65 lbs

Salary:$15.00 to $17.00per hour, 44.00 Hours per week

Benefits:We will provide appropriate equipment for the job (gloves, masks, coveralls). Transportation will be provided to and from the job site(s). 80�overage on prescriptions and dental will be provided.

Important Information:Work hours depend on the time the plant schedules the first truck to be at the farm, and how many birds are to be loaded. However, the successful candidates will have a 9-hour schedule per day.

Apply by e-mail to: cheyenne.chamberlain@live.com
Apply by fax to: 613-473-3447

Salary: N4W 3H2


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