Animal Care Technician

 

Description:

The successful applicant will be responsible for assisting with all areas of production including the feeding and general care of pigs, maintaining herd health and environment for pigs, pressure washing and preparing rooms, as well as, general maintenance, cleaning and clerical duties including but not limited to maintaining door charts, inventory trackers, ordering feed and medication. This position requires the candidate to be part of a team working towards specific production goals, while adhering to health and safety policies and procedures, and following MLAF SOPs regarding the humane treatment of animals under our care.

Preferred Skills

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND EDUCATION:
 

  • Willingness and ability to learn; strong team and interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • 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

Organization Maple Leaf Foods Inc
Industry Technicians Jobs
Occupational Category Animal Care Technician
Job Location Manitoba,Canada
Shift Type Morning
Job Type Full Time
Gender No Preference
Career Level Intermediate
Experience 2 Years
Posted at 2024-06-09 11:47 am
Expires on 2024-07-24