feedlot herd attendant
Shelter Valley Land & Cattle
Czar, AB
Salary$$17 to $24HOUR hourly for 40 to 60 hours per week
Terms of employment Permanent
Full time
Day, Evening, Weekend, Overtime, Flexible Hours, Early Morning, Morning
Start date As soon as possible
Benefits: Disability Benefits, Medical Benefits, Dental Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Other Benefits
Vacancies 5 Vacancies
Job no. 1221373
Source Job Bank
Job requirements
Languages
English

Education
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience
1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills
Monitoring animal health
Equipment and Machinery Experience
Feeding and watering system
Additional Skills
Perform general farm duties; Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment; Maintain work records and logs
Area of Specialization
Beef cattle
Type of Farm Operations
Livestock
Work Site Environment
Outdoors; Noisy; Odours
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Work Location Information
Rural area; Staff accommodation available
Farm Supervisors Specific Skills
Co-ordinate and supervise the work of general farm workers and harvesting labourers
Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills
Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems; Formulate feeding program; Maintain livestock performance records; Feed inventory; Handling animals