Job Code: 
2387
Intro
Number of Vacancies: 
1
Job Posting Length: 
Three months
Availability: 
Canadian Workers or Permanent Residents
Business Operation: 
Mixed Farming
Occupation: 
Herdsperson
Employment Terms: 
Permanent (year round)
City: 
Fort Macleod
Provincial Area: 
Southern Alberta
Marketed to: 
Male or Female
Indigenous people
Visible Minorities
New Comers to Canada
Employer
Employer Info: 

Van Driel Farms Ltd located at  NW 23-8-25 W4, T0L 0Z0 Fort MacLeod.

Wage and Benefits
Wage Rate: 
$21.75
Wage Info: 
Hourly
Worker Accommodation: 
Accommodation Available
Accommodation Value: 
Not more then 30% of wages for single accommodation
Accommodation Value Type: 
Deducted from wage
Experience and Education
Driver's License (required): 
5
Driver's License (asset): 
Education: 
High School or equivalent experience
Job Experience: 
See Experience needed in description
Job Duties
Livestock: 
Beef cattle
Cow/Calving
Calves
Crop harvest: 
Grains
Oil seed
Silage
Farm Machinery: 
Farm Machinery
Duties: 

Herdsperson Duties

•          Monitor herd health

•          Check herd health (pen checking & treating)

•          Maintain water systems (summer pasture, winter solar systems, etc.)

•          Responsible for sorting and movement of livestock

•          Coordinate placement of feed for bale grazing 

•          Coordinate and implement branding and vaccinating program and activities

•          Implementation of feeding plans for calves

 

Silage Duties 

•          Operate planting and harvesting equipment 

•          Oversee growing of silage crops

Job Description: 

Wages and Benefits

•     Hourly wage of CAD $21.75 per hour.

  • Increases possible based on performance and competence
  • At least 40 hours per week
  • Weekend work and evening will be required
  • Single shared accommodation can be provided off farm for not more than 30 %  of gross wages
  • Relocation assistance provided

 

Experience

•          Demonstrated ability to work with cattle

•          Operate tractor

How to apply: 

Please send resumes and 3 references with regular mail to Van Driel Farms, PO Box 2664, Fort Macleod, AB T0L 0Z0 or email it to us at ppvandriel@gmail.com

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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