Company: Danesville Holsteins Ltd.
Business Location: 2376-Line 29 Perth East, Tavistock, ON N0B 2R0
Work Location: Same as above
Business Information: We are a dairy farm
Type of Employment: Permanent– Full-time
Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible
Feeding cows with TMR mixer-driving tractor
Milk cows in a double 10 parlour
Clean stables, barns
Set and monitor water lines, air flow and temperature in barns
Detect disease and health problems in livestock and care of animals.
Write daily basic progress reports
Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
Preparing feed ration as specified by formula
Feeding calves with bottles and by bucket-feeding pellets
Bedding calves in hutches
Pressure and wash calf hutches
Clean parlour area
Maintain or assist in the maintenance of facilities and farm infrastructure including
cleaning stables or barns.
-Education: Not required
-Experience is an asset
-Milking machinery or equipment knowledge is an asset
-Working Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Repetitive Tasks, physically demanding,
combination of sitting, standing, walking, bending, crouching and kneeling, standing for
extended periods of time.
-Personal suitability: flexibility, able to work on its own as well as part of a team.
-Work site environment: outdoors, wet/damp, odours.
Salary: $14.00 to 16.00 hourly, 50-60 hours per week.
Benefits: Work clothing allowance, weekly transportation to town for groceries. Transportation
costs covered if worker needs to relocate. Accommodation provided at a discounted rate.
Important Information: Shifts will be 8-12 hours a day. Work shifts will be:
Milking: 5h00am to 9h30am or 5h00pm to 9h00pm
Feeding: 10h00am to 4h00pm plus other jobs such as cleaning, animal care, maintenance, etc.
Shifts may vary, overtime work will be required
Apply by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Job type: Full-time