Herdsperson
Dietrich Farms Ltd.
Mendham, SK

Beef Cattle Farm Worker

Looking for someone to work for Dietrich Farms Ltd located NW-21-20-27 W3, near Mendham, SK. Our operation includes grain and oilseed farming, forage crops, beef cattle ranching and feedlot. Our working conditions involve working outdoors, handling heavy loads, is physically demanding and overtime required.

The candidate that we would consider would need to have the following skills:

- No formal education required, 2-3 years cattle or dairy experience in a herd of more than 500 animals

- Be able to handle animals, monitor animal health, operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment, clean pens, assist with calving difficulties, processing cattle, perform fence and building repairs are welding, perform general farm duties

- Equipment experience: Swather, tractor, loader, sprayer, seed drill, manure spreader, farm truck, haying equipment, and forage equipment

- be organized, flexible, a team player, have good oral communication skills, good judgement and effective interpersonal skills.

- be able to drive a manual transmission vehicle

- must have a valid drivers licence

- maintain work records and logs

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $20.00 to $22.00 /hour