1144 Vedder Crossing, Chilliwack, BC V2R 3N7
Ph: 604-823-6222 Fax: 604-608-3939
info@agri-labourpool.com

FULL TIME MILKER
Job Number: 11763

Farm Type:Milking &/or Feeding &/or Herd Management
Location:ABBOTSFORD
Persons Required:1
Job Duration:PERMANENT  (Permanent position)
Job Starts:1ST JAN 2020
Wages:
  • 19.00
Work Schedule:
  • 3.30-8 am/pm both shifts
Other Job Details:
Skills Needed:
Must be able to communicate in English and write & text short notes clearly. This job is dynamic busy and proactive with lots of opportunity to learn - It is fast moving and the shifts soon fly. Standard Operating Procedures would have to be learned and followed and the Milking Routine has to be exactly as instructed. The milking assistant has to communicate by cellphone and have the ability to text none urgent messages. The job includes 2 shifts a day 3.30-7 both am and pm and has to be on time 5 days a week (weekends off) but with some weekend cover (shifts can be swapped with weekend milkers). 35-40 hours a week. This is a nice job with lots of team help

Education Required:
Once fully trained the right person would have the ability to handle dairy cows, to detect and treat mastitis, observe cow health, communicate with the dairy team, data input, control lists for keto checks, hooftrimming, vet checks and interrogate the dairy computer data. The successful team worker would have opportunities to learn AI.

Housing/Benefits:
Future possibility but not at this time

Duties:
MILKING, MASTITIS DETECTION & TREATING, HOOFTRIM LIST, SICK PEN/KETO TESTING & FOOTBATH MANAGEMENT

Other Job Information:
2 shifts a day 3.30-7 both am and pm and has to be on time 5 days a week (weekends off) but with some weekend cover (shifts can be swapped with weekend milkers). 35-40 hours a week