Smallwood Farms Inc.

On behalf of our client –Smallwood Farms Inc.Jump Recruitment Specialists is currently looking for a Poultry Specialist to join their team on Roaches Line, Clarkes Beach. This position will be split between both the office and the farm itself.

Who We Are:

Smallwood Farms is a family-owned business that spans four generations. We are a significant contributor to the egg industry in Newfoundland with production reaching over 7 million eggs per month; we pride ourselves on supplying a healthy, local, quality, grade A product at a fair and reasonable price to all Newfoundlanders.

Who You Are:

As Poultry Specialist, you are a lover of animals. You are a very analytical individual and can identify patterns and isolate issues on a spreadsheet when needed. You have knowledge of egg production and nutrition with regards to a laying hen. You are a trustworthy, responsible, mature team player who has excellent organizational, communication, analytical, time management, and problem-solving skills.

Responsibilities (include but not limited to):

  • Assisting in the well-being/health of the laying hens and ensuring their basic needs are met.
  • Understanding and recognizing the nutritional needs of a laying hen
  • Having the knowledge and confidence to be able to make decisions to affect change within the laying operation
  • Perform daily checkups of the laying hens
  • Assist with general maintenance of all poultry equipment
  • Assist with egg collection
  • Juggle both office and farm duties

Qualifications:

  • Recent graduate with technical / food industry background
  • Skilled in Word, Excel, and Office
  • Able to collaborate with a team but also able to work independently with minimum supervision
  • A passion for livestock / animals
  • Detailed oriented and well organized

Perks:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Paid vacation

Contact
Sarah French at sarah@highertalent.ca
Jump Recruitment Specialists | www.jumpcareers.ca

We embrace diversity. Individuals that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills are encouraged to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest, however; only those candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted. Applicants considered for the position will be subject to a background check. This opportunity is only available for candidates legally entitled to work in Canada.

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