Job Posting

Employer

Maple Leaf Foods

Position

GENERAL FARM WORKER (NOC 8431)

Number of Positions

N/A

Closing Date

N/A

Location

Manitoba Rural Communities: (Brunkild, Altona, Winkler, Killarney, Russell, Arborg, Poplarfield, St. Pierre-Jolys & St Malo and others)

Job Type(s)

Full-Time

Hourly Wage

$16.00 – $20.00

Qualifications/Requirements

There are no specific education or training requirements as we provide on the job training, however, a college certificate or specialized courses related to farming is preferred.

  • Basic farm knowledge and willingness and ability to learn
  • Strong team and interpersonal skills
  • Positive work ethic and attitude, attention to detail
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and handle multiple priorities and complex tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to lift 25kg
  • A valid driver’s license and the ability to get to and from work located in a rural area is required
  • Weekend, holiday hours and alarm attending are required on a rotational basis
  • Experience in hog production would be considered an asset

Anticipated Start Date

N/A

Application Process

Please email reception@yesmb.ca for more information about how to apply!

Additional Information

Position Responsibilities: Feed and tend livestock. Perform or assist in performing breeding activities of farm animals. Operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment. Follow food safety and security and animal bio-security procedures. Detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock and poultry Set and monitor water lines, air flow and temperature in barns, pens and chicken coops. Maintain or assist in the maintenance of facilities and farm infrastructure including cleaning stables, barns, barnyards and pens.