Dairy Herdsperson: Beech Hill Farm

    Published: May 11, 2020 (3 months ago)
    Princeport, NS
    • Location: Princeport, NS
    • Salary: $13.51HOUR hourly for 40 hours per week
    • Terms of employment: Permanent, Full time
    • Start date: As soon as possible
    • Vacancies: 1 Vacancy

    Job requirements




    Secondary (high) school graduation certificate


    3 years to less than 5 years

    Specific Skills
    Monitoring animal health
    Equipment and Machinery Experience
    Milking system (automated)
    Additional Skills
    Perform general farm duties
    Area of Specialization
    Dairy cattle
    Type of Farm Operations
    Work Site Environment
    Noisy; Odours; Dusty; Hot
    Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
    Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Tight deadlines
    Work Location Information
    Rural area
    Farm Supervisors Specific Skills
    Maintain quality control and production records; Supervise and oversee breeding and other livestock-related programs
    Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills
    Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems; Formulate feeding program; Carry out a pasture or pen breeding programs; Maintain livestock performance records; Handling animals
    Personal Suitability
    Team player; Organized

    Employment groups

    This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Veterans

    How to apply

    By email


    By mail

    377 Princeport Road
    Princeport, NS
    B6L 1R2

    Intended job posting audience

    Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.