Intro

Number of Vacancies:
1

Job Posting Length:
Four weeks

Availability:
Canadian Workers or Permanent Residents

Business Operation:
Mixed Farming

Occupation:
Farm Worker

Employment Terms:
Permanent (year round)

City:
Acadia Valley

Provincial Area:
Alberta

Employer

Employer Info:
Yester Years Ranching

Wage and Benefits

Wage Rate:
Competitive Wages

Wage Info:
Dependent on Experience

Benefits:
Health, dental, vision, disability benefits after 3 months

Worker Accommodation:
Provided

Accommodation Value Type:

Experience and Education

Driver’s License (required):
5

Driver’s License (asset):

Education:
Basic

Job Experience:
2-3 years

Job Duties

Livestock:
Beef cattle

Crop harvest:
Variety of crops

Farm Machinery:
Tractor
Farm Machinery
Tillage machinery
Ranch Feeding Equipment
Crop Rotations
Irrigation Systems
Equipment Maintenance

Duties:
Yester Years Ranching is searching for candidates for a full-time permanent farm labourer. Yester Years Ranching is a family owned, mixed farming operation consisting of cow/calf herd, feedlot, and irrigation farming. This position will be responsible for operating the feed wagon in the feedlot from October–March and assisting with the farming from April-September.

• Operate tractor, feed wagon and wheel loader
• Deliver feed using wagon with computer-based software
• Assist with prepping fields for farming including but not limited to cultivating, harrowing, seeding, and spraying
• Assist with operation and maintenance of irrigation pivots, pumps, and infrastructure
• Maintenance and repairs of feedlot, farm and other heavy equipment
• Other farm duties as assigned

Job Description:

• Feedlot experience: operating feed and heavy equipment required
• Farming experience: all aspects of farming from seeding to harvest is an asset
• Irrigation experience: knowledge of operating and maintaining irrigation infrastructure is an asset
• Mechanic experience is an asset but not required
• Experience working with cattle is an asset but not required
• Operating farm equipment and heavy equipment
• Experience working in agriculture industry is required

Skills Needed:

• Ability to work in a team environment
• Highly motivated, self-starter, able to complete jobs with limited or no supervision

How to apply:

Send resumes directly to employer via email to: yyranching@netago.ca

Please do not apply from outside Canada. We cannot hire from other countries.

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