Job Title: Farm Supervisor
Term: Full-time, Permanent
Company Name: DR Land & Cattle Ltd
Industry: Mixed Farm. Grain and Beef.
Mailing Address: PO Box 430, Esther, AB, T0J 1H0
Supervise seasonal workers during silaging, seeding and harvest, assisting the crew as needed. Establish feeding ratios to cow herd and background lot. Establish pasture rotation and oversee the timetable for these rotations. Oversee breeding of the cattle herd during the summer months. Check crop development and weed/insect infestations and determine the need for chemical applications. Help with grain handling and trucking, overseeing the delivery of grain to grain companies and dealing with trucker drivers. Operate heavy machinery. Other farm duties as required.
Working Hours: 40-55 hours per week, varying schedule and may be required to work evenings, weekends and extended hours.
Work Location: near Esther, Alberta
Language at workplace: English
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: physically demanding; attention to detail; combination of sitting, standing, walking; outside work; rural area.
Onsite accommodations available.
Education Requirement: No Formal Requirement
Experience Requirement: 1-2 years of relevant experience.
Equipment and Machinery Experience: valid driver’s licence, ability to operate farm machinery, including heavy equipment, cattle handling skills.
Candidates must be eligible to work in Canada.
How to Apply:
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