Dairy Herdsperson - Kouwenberg Farm Inc.

Date Posted: Sep 11, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Work site environment

  • Dusty
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Outdoors
  • Dairy
  • Livestock

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Handling animals
  • Monitoring animal health
  • Carry out a pasture or pen breeding programs
  • Formulate feeding program
  • Maintain livestock performance records
  • Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems
  • Supervise and oversee breeding and other livestock-related programs

Experience and specialization

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Milking system (automated)

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting standing walking
  • Large workload

Personal suitability

  • Organized
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Disability benefits