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
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.
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
Please send resumes and 3 references with regular mail to Strategic Agriculture Management Company, Box 84, Rosser, MB R0H 1E0 OR e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
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