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General Farm worker

Date Posted: 14:48:07 2019-03-12
Location: Lynden, Ontario, Canada
Contact Person: 1267693 Ontario Inc. / HollyOaks Farm
Company/Business Name: 1267693 Ontario Inc. / HollyOaks Farm
Phone: 0000000000

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Company: 1267693 Ontario Inc. / HollyOaks Farm
Company Information and information about the position: HollyOaks is a traditional Canadian farm
established in 1857 set in a 100 acres of rolling greenbelt. HollyOaks is a private facility that offers full
and field board. Exemplary horse care is a priority, but at the same time caters to the comfort and needs
of the client. As part of our services, we provide home grown hay and grain to the horses, since we have
hay production at Holly Oaks.

Business Address: 3517 Powerline Rd. W, RR#2Lynden, ON L0R 1T0
Work Location: Same as above
Type of Employment: Full time - Permanent
Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

The vacancies are to work with horses’ care and hay production.

Job Description:
• Boarding, care, handling of horses
• Monitoring animal health (especially be able to notice colic in horses)
• Feed and tend animals inside and out
• Operate farm machinery and equipment
• Clean stables, barns, barnyards and pens
• Farm maintenance
•Turning horses out to pasture and returning them to stalls
•Handle different types of horses
•Groom horses, tack horses
•Blanket and put boots on horses
•Harrow fields, arena, outdoor arena
• Plant, cultivate and irrigate hay crops
• Fertilize and spray hay crops
• Harvest hay
• Examine hay production for quality and consumption

-Education: Not required.
- English knowledge is an asset
- Experience is an asset

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:
• Work under pressure
• Handling heavy loads
• Physically demanding
• Attention to detail
• Fit and healthy to walk to many fields
• Combination of sitting, standing, walking
• Perform daily routines
• No smoking or drinking while working

Salary: $14.85 to $15.85 hourly, 30 hours per week with possibility of more hours

- Relocation costs covered by employer
- Accommodation is available

Important information:
- This is a full time position. Work schedule is in 2 shifts: Shift 1: from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Shift 2: from
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM with the possibility to extend hours of work. Work on weekends is required. Days off
are set on a rotational basis.

Apply by e-mail to: linda@hollyoaks.ca
Apply by mail to: 3517 Powerline Rd. W, RR#2 Lynden, ON L0R 1T0
Salary: $14.85 to $15.85


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