Atlantic Poultry Incorporated (API) provides high quality poultry products to customers throughout NB, NS, PEI and NL. API has evolved to become a significant stakeholder in the Atlantic Canada agriculture industry. We continue to be 100% owned by Atlantic Canadians and our goal is to maintain a strong and locally owned poultry industry.
We are currently seeking individuals to fill Casual/Part Time position of Hatchery Worker in our Burtts Corner, NB location.
The Hatchery Worker is responsible for the cleaning and sanitation of the Hatchery equipment and building as well as the removal of chicks from hatchers and transfer of eggs from setters to hatchers. The Hatchery Worker will be responsible for boxing eggs and egg transfers at the NB location. This is a casual position with hours of work and days of work varying as required
- Customer Focus
- Time Management
- Accountability and Dependability
- Ethics and Integrity
- Box eggs and egg transfers
- Handle chicks and eggs
- Clean and disinfect equipment using appropriate method (high pressure, mop, washer, etc.)
- General cleaning and set up of equipment and rooms.
- Assist with building and equipment maintenance as necessary.
- Follow safety rules and guidelines.
- Assist with after hours checks and putting eggs in incubators as required
- Other related chores as required.
- Grade 12 or equivalent preferred.
- Ability to work with live poultry.
- Strong commitment to health & safety.
- Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
- Ability to work in a fast paced environment with multiple demands.
- Ability to lift up to 30 lbs for an extended period of time.
- Ability to work in a team environment.
- Experience in the agricultural industry preferable.
- Mechanical aptitude would be an asset.
- Dusty at times with strong odours.
- Exposure to cold/heat with work conditions changing during seasons.
- Repetitive work/heavy lifting
- Must be able to work flexible hours, could include holidays and weekends.
While we thanks all applicants, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.
Job Types: Part-time, Casual
Salary: $14.00 per hour
- Agriculture / Manufacturing: 1 year (Preferred)
- Secondary School (Preferred)