Job Code: 
2318
Intro
Number of Vacancies: 
6
Job Posting Length: 
Three months
Availability: 
Canadian Workers or Foreign workers with work permit
Business Operation: 
Mixed Farming
Occupation: 
Farm/Cattle Position
Employment Terms: 
Permanent (year round)
City: 
Eddystone
Provincial Area: 
Manitoba
Marketed to: 
Male or Female
Employer
Employer Info: 

Strategic Agriculture Management Company (SAMC) manages and operates a mixed farm operation and has 6 full time and permanent cattle herdsman – grain supervisor vacancies.

SAMC are located at NE 32-25-12 W1, Eddystone, Manitoba (LAT: 51.209303 LONG: -99.111767

Wage and Benefits
Wage Rate: 
$23.10 Increases based on performance and competence
Wage Info: 
Hourly
Worker Accommodation: 
Will help locate
Experience and Education
Driver's License (required): 
5
Driver's License (asset): 
1A
Education: 
Training Programs or Work Experience
Job Experience: 
1-2 years
Job Duties
Livestock: 
Beef cattle
Cow/Calving
Calves
Crop harvest: 
Grains
Oil seed
Silage
Farm Machinery: 
Tractor
Farm Machinery
Grader
Tillage machinery
Haying machinery
Loader
Swather
Soil Testing
Crop Rotations
Baler
Combine
Harvester
Seeding
Grain Cart
Job Description: 

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Herdsperson Duties
 Monitor herd health
 Build and maintain pasture fences
 Check herd health (pen checking, treating) in backgrounding lot
 Maintain water systems (summer pasture, winter solar systems, etc.)
 Monitor pasture stage and health
 Responsible for sorting and movement of livestock
 Coordinate placement of feed for bale grazing (spring calving, winter
feeding, etc.)
 Monitor Calving and assist with calving
 Coordinate and implement summer branding and vaccinating
program and activities
 Implement fall weaning including vaccinating calves, pregnancy
testing, culling, vaccinating cows
 Implementation of feeding plans for cows, calves, bulls

Grain Supervisory Duties
 Operate planting and harvesting equipment with farm labourers
 Supervise and oversee growing and other crop-related operations
 Supervise grain farm workers
 Oversee growing of silage crops
 Oversee growing of small grains and oilseed crops (such as wheat,
barley, oats, canola)

 Weekend work and evening will be required (especially in calving,
planting and harvesting season

Post Secondary education in agriculture, mechanics or related fields is desirable.

Experience
 Demonstrated ability to work with cattle
 Ability to operate and complete basic regular maintenance on farm equipment such as combines, planters, sprayers, tractors, and balers.
These are not duties associated with a mechanic but basic operator maintenance such as checking oil levels, water levels, grease points, replace sickles when needed.

Class 1A licence is desirable 
 

How to apply: 

Please send resumes and 3 references with regular mail to Strategic Agriculture Management Company, Box 84, Rosser, MB R0H 1E0 OR e-mail to info@samc.ag
Please do not apply without references.References will be called.
Please follow the method of instruction closely as this also is a test for applicants to determine if they can follow instructions

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