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farm workers supervisor


Source: Job Bank

Location

Ponoka, AB
T4J1R2

Salary

$22.00 to $30.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Education: Other trades certificate or diploma
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Hog and pig farming
  • Hog management
  • Other grain farming
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Outdoors
  • Grain, oil and forage crop

Work setting

  • Rural area
  • Remote location
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer
  • Willing to relocate

Tasks

  • Clear and collect brush and debris from fields, pens and other work areas
  • Handling animals
  • Harvest seedlings
  • Marking livestock as proof of ownership
  • Mixing fertilizer
  • Monitoring animal health
  • Perform pig littering activities such as clipping needle teeth, docking tails, administering iron and other medication(s), identification of piglets, and castration
  • Seed cutting
  • Weeding
  • Assist in the development and implementation of farm safety and bio-security procedures
  • Provide agricultural crop services such as plowing, irrigating, cultivating, spraying or harvesting
  • Ensure farm safety and bio-security procedures are followed
  • Maintain livestock performance records
  • Supervise and oversee growing and other crop-related operations
  • Maintain work records and logs
  • Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • Perform general farm duties
  • Track and report on current feed inventory

Supervision

  • 1 to 2 people

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Feeding and watering system
  • Fertilizer applicator
  • Harvesters
  • Sprayer or duster
  • Tractor

Area of specialization

  • Agricultural crop service
  • Swine

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Large workload

Own tools/equipment

  • Gloves

Personal suitability

  • Organized

Screening questions

  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

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