Farm Help Wanted

Sat, Aug 28th, 2021

Farm Worker Wanted!  (updated description as of Nov 29, 2021)

We are looking for someone to help out in our organic dairy farm.

Duties include:

  • bedding and feeding cows and heifers
  • feeding calves and overseeing calf care
  • maintenance of robot rooms
  • care of demonstration barn animals (chickens, pigs, sheep etc)
  • farm maintenance such as pressure washing, grass cutting, cleaning pens, etc.
  • fencing, pasturing and field work
  • maintaining equipment
  • maintaining animal and feeding records

Education Requirements:

No specific requirements.  Degree, certificate or diploma in an agricultural field or a recognized trade would be beneficial.

Work Experience Requirements:

Candidates must have a minimum of 6 months experience working in an agricultural farm / business, ideally with livestock.

The ideal candidate would have knowledge or interest in sustainable farming, and has a strong work ethic.

In addition to your agricultural experience please note experience you may have from other job(s), volunteer experience, sports or hobbies that demonstrate your ability to work in a physically demanding position, experience with tools etc.

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A positive attitude and the ability to work independently is a must.

You must be prepared to work weekends and holidays.  The typical schedule is 10 days on, 4 days off on 8 hour shifts.  (Every other weekend off.)

We are looking for a full-time candidate, but will also consider applications for part-time assistance.

If you are applying for part-time work please indicate your availability ie. weekday mornings, weekday afternoons, certain days of the week, weekends etc.

If interested, please email a summary of your education, qualifications and experience to Susan at     trianglefarms8548@gmail.com  

Job Title:  Farm Worker

Expected start date: As soon as possible.

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent preferred 

Salary: $15.00-$18.00 per hour dependent on experience. (no benefits)

If you are an experienced farm worker salary negotiation will be considered.

Company Name - We are known publicly as Mapleton's Organic Farm.  Triangle Farms is the registered business name specifically for the Dairy Farm.

Business Address - This job will take place at our location of 8548 Wellington Rd 7, RR 1 Moorefield, Ontario  N0G 2K0

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