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Full-Time 2 Dairy herdspersons

Job Information
Author aftonhills
Date April 9, 2018
Type Full Time
Company Afton Hills Farm Ltd
Salary $13.06 per hour - Per Hour
Location Afton, NS
Category Farming (full-time and seasonal)
Contact Information
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Afton Hills Farm Ltd is currently looking to hire full-time 2 dairy herdspersons in Afton, NS!

Job Title: Dairy Herdsperson

Terms of employment: Full-time, 35 hours per week

Wage: $13.06 per hour

Job Duties:

  • Milk cattle 2-3 times daily as required
  • Keep record of milk production
  • Ensure quality control of milk
  • Formulate a feeding program
  • Maintain livestock performance records
  • Assist with breeding program
  • Monitor herd health
  • Recognize and treat certain livestock health problems
  • Work with veterinarians to maintain animal health
  • Perform general farm duties as required
  • Supervise general farm workers

Please note the job is physically demanding, overtime may be required and large workload.
Education: No formal education required

Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years
Language: no language requirement, basic English is satisfactory as long as able to carry out the duties safely and independently

Location: Afton, Nova Scotia

Interested candidates can apply by:

Email to

Mail to

Afton Hills Farm Ltd.

7685 Hwy 4, Afton, NS, B0H 1A0

Afton Hills Farm Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, persons with a disability, aboriginal peoples and members of a visible minority.

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