Job Title:

Dairy Herdsperson


West River Holsteins


Antigonish County , NS

Closing Date:

February 6, 2022

Full-time, permanent position on a larger, modern dairy farm.  Hours range from 35-45 hours a week with higher hours during planting and harvest.  Hourly wage 13.70 per hour.

Duties include:

  • Milking cows
  • Feed preparation and feeding livestock
  • Cattle Health & Breeding
  • Record Keeping
  • Machine Operation & Maintenance
  • General farm chores. 

Must be reliable and prompt.  Strong decision-making, cooperation, and communications skills are required.  This is a physically demanding position with attention to detail required, especially with respect to monitoring animal health and record keeping. 

Job includes early morning and evening shifts, weekends as well as regular daytime hours.  Must be able to work all shifts, not just daytime shifts.


If you have the skills and experience required for this position, please forward your resume to:


Apply by email only, no phone calls
Resume, with employer references requested.

Posted 2022-01-10

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