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Poultry Farm Labourer

Date Posted: 09:07:12 2019-02-07
Location: Marys, Ontario, Canada
Contact Person: McKinley Hatchery
Company/Business Name: McKinley Hatchery St. Marys Ltd.
Phone: 5192844391

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Company: McKinley Hatchery St. Marys Ltd. o/a McKinley Hatchery
Business Information: We are in the hatching and selling leghorn day-old chicks business
Business Address:772 Queen Street E St. Marys, ON, N4X 1C2
Work Location: 74139 Goshen Line, Zurich, ON N0M 2T0
Type of Employment:Full time - Permanent
Estimated Start Date:As soon as possible

Job Description:
- Packing eggs on carts and pallets
- Keep records of daily production
- Disposal of all egg mass to composter daily
- Feed and tend chicks
-Monitoring animal health
- Detect disease and health problems in poultry
- Walk floor barns looking for dead birds, floor eggs, nests, pads etc
- Set and monitor water lines, air flow, lights and temperature in barns
- Cleaning, sanitation and disinfection of barns, equipment and machinery
- Write daily basic progress reports on: the cleaning schedule, bio security protocols, visitors log book, manure belts
- Follow all implemented biosecurity and animal welfare practices and procedures
- Examine produce for quality and prepare for market
- Being able to adapt to changing work environment and complete any requested additional changes when asked

- Education: Not required
- Experience: Experience is an asset. Training will be provided.
- Worker must be able to sit/bend/walk/stand for extended periods.
- Must be able to complete heavy lifting as required (up to 50 lbs).
- Physically demanding
- Fast paced environment
- Must be able to work inside the bird barns.

Salary: $15.00-16.00 Hourly, 48.00 Hours per week.

Benefits:Transportation, extended medical insurance (prescription drugs, paramedical services), accommodation available at a discounted rate, transportation costs covered if worker needs relocation.

Important Information:6 day work rotation.Position requires extended work hours and flexibility in scheduling. Weekends and holidays may be required.
Rotation 1: Wednesday to Monday. From 8:00am to 4:00pm
Rotation 2: Thursday to Tuesday. From 8:00am to 4:00pm
Start times may vary due to time change and when the birds are laying eggs. When the time change comes into play, employees would work from 7:00am to 3:00pm

Apply by e-mail to: sgc54@hotmail.com
Apply by fax to: 519-284-4391
Apply by mail to: P.O. Box 1900, 772 Queen Street E St. Marys, ON, N4X 1C2

Salary: N4X 1C2


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