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Company Name Enright Cattle Company (view profile)
Location Tweed, Ontario
Date Posted March 08, 2020
Category Jobs for Students
Job Type Seasonal/Temporary
ASAP Yes
Driver's License Yes
Education Not Applicable
Job Apply Please email your resume & references to kara@enrightcattlecompany.com
Own Vehicle Yes
Rate of Pay To be negotiated
Skills Experience Physically fit, high endurance, hard working, responsible, reliable, interest in agriculture
Start Date April 20, 2020 (flexible)

Description

Job Overview

The intern will assist in many areas of the farm from crop production to animal husbandry. From operating equipment to handling large animals, the intern will gain experience and knowledge in each area to eventually operate more independently. The intern will work as part of a team to accomplish large tasks or when time constraints are in place and is also required to work responsibly when unsupervised. A successful intern would gain the skills and knowledge necessary to complete the day to day operations independently if needed.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Learn to maintain and manage rotational grazing system for livestock
  • Assist with GPS data nutrient mapping and subsequent manure application and testing
  • Assist with seed bed preparation for perennial and annual crops
  • Learn to implement nutrient management strategies
  • Assist with crop harvest, monitor and implement weed control
  • Assist with crop management record keeping
  • Assist with general care and husbandry of livestock
  • Assist with general grounds maintenance
  • Assist with farm stand sales

Qualifications

  • Between the age of 16-30
  • Possess a valid driver’s license
  • Must be physically fit and have endurance
  • Desire to learn, work hard, continuously improve and be responsible
  • An interest in agriculture is an asset but no experience is required

Start Date: April 20, 2020 – can start part time to accommodate current studies if needed or start later, we are flexible

End Date: Aug 31, 2020 – with opportunity to continue on a part time basis if desired

How to apply

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