pork production technician

Willowview Livestock Ltd. - Jarvis, ON (30+ days ago)

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Other trades certificate or diploma

1 year to less than 2 years

Animal/Livestock Husbandry and Production
or equivalent experience
Additional Skills
Perform general farm duties
Maintain work records and logs
Area of Specialization
Swine
Dairy cattle
Beef cattle
Type of Farm Operations
Livestock
Hog and pig farming
Specific Skills
Monitoring animal health
Transportation/Travel Information
Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Physically demanding
Attention to detail
Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Work Location Information
Rural area
Agricultural Service Contractors Specific Skills
Provide agricultural livestock services such as artificial insemination, spraying or shearing of livestock or disinfecting pens, barns or poultry houses
Farm Supervisors Specific Skills
Maintain quality control and production records
Supervise and oversee breeding and other livestock-related programs
Ensure farm safety and bio-security procedures are followed
Specialized Livestock Workers Specific Skills
Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems
Handling animals
Processing pig litters
Weaning