Herdsman/woman Job Opportunities in Canada

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Job Description

The Hillside Farms company is offering herdsman/woman job opportunities for the experienced and inexperienced herders/handlers for their client’s horse breeding operation located in the beautiful location of the Lyn! They are looking for individuals with a passion for horses who enjoy working outdoors and have an eye for detail. This job requires the ability to work well under pressure and multi-task. Good communication skills and attention to detail are essential, as well as being comfortable around animals. Interested candidates must also have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.

Job Requirements:

Language:  A candidate must be proficient in English.

Education Level: No High school diploma or degree is required.

Experience: 2 years experience as a herder/handler required.

Work Environment: Working conditions include exposure to weather but are not limited to.

Equipment and Machinery Experience: Must be capable of operating farming machinery such as tractors, trailers, trucks, automated milking machinery, etc.

Physical Demands: Able to lift up to 50 lbs.

Work Schedule: Full-time positions available Monday through Friday from 8 am until 5 pm.

Additional Skills: Must be willing to work outside during the summer months.

Type of Farm Operations: Livestock; Dairy; Beef Cattle; Horse Breeding

Items Auctioned: Heavy Equipment & Machinery; Horses; Animals; Feed Supplies; Grain; Hay; Other

Personal Suitability: Must be 18 years old or older. No criminal record.

Job Details:

  • Location: Lyn, ON
  • Salary: $ 17 to 22 per hour for 60 hours per week
  • Terms of employment: Full time
  • Work Environment: Outdoor, 
  • Gender: Any
  • Duty Timing: Morning, Noon, Evening, Night, Weekend, Overtime, etc. 
  • Posted Dated: 2022-05-16
  • Last Date To Apply: 2022-05-30

Who can Apply?

The company will accept application forms from:

  • A Canadian National
  • An International Citizen with a valid visa
  • A Permanent Resident of Canada
  • A Person Performing Work Under the Immigration Program
  • A Temporary Worker (i.e., Seasonal Agricultural Workers)

How do I apply?

An interesting candidate must submit a resume along with two references attesting to experience. Please send your resume via Fax at this Fax Number 613-345-5987. 

If you want to get additional information about this opportunity, you should Fax your queries to the same fax number.

How much do farmhands make in Canada?

The average estimated salary of a farmhand in Canada is $ 20.50 per hour or $38,075 per year. The salary may vary depending on the region where they live.

Are herdsmen in demand in Canada?

Yes, according to a recent survey, there were over 1,000 open herdsman/woman jobs across Canada.


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