General Farm Worker

Posted: August 11, 2021
Full Time

Jean-Charles Landry o/a Landry Farm

Company: Jean-Charles Landry o/a Landry Farm

Business Information: Certified Organic Dairy Farm – Produces organic milk, organic crops and we are in compliance with Eco Cert, the certification body for Organic Producers.

Business Location: 2060 Forgues Rd., Crysler, ON K0A 1R0

Work location: Same as above

Type of Employment: Full time - Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description:

· Monitoring animal health

· Plant, cultivate, harvest, cut, rake, bale, wrap, hay, corn sileage, and corn

· Feed and tend animals

· Operate, maintain, and clean farm machinery and equipment.

· Prepare machinery for planting

· Fertilize and spray crops

· Detect disease and health problems in crops and livestock

· Push feed, flush lanes, scrape stalls while bringing in cows to parlor for milking

· Dehorning cows

· Prepare cows in parlor for milking

· Milk cows

· Return cows to stalls or pasture

· Stone and/or wood picking

· Fencing

· Lime stalls

· Clean stables, barns, barnyards, pens and water bowls


-Education: Not required

-Experience is an asset

-Working Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment, work under pressure, physically demanding, combination of sitting, standing, walking, large workload, repetitive tasks, bending, crouching, kneeling, standing for extended periods of time, walking, handling heavy loads.

-Personal suitability: organized, team player, flexibility

-Work site environment: outdoors, wet/damp, hot, cold, odours.

-Work location information: rural area, remote location

Salary: $15.38 to $17.38 hourly, 40 - 45 hours per week.

Benefits: Disability insurance, accommodation provided free of charge, transportation costs covered if worker needs to relocate.

Important Information: Work schedule will be from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM and from 5:30 PM to 8:30 or 9:30 PM, 6 days a week for milking. The job requires flexibility on schedule. 2-3 days per week there will be daytime work for other general farm work for some hours. 40 hours per week are guaranteed during winter months.

Apply by e-mail to:

marylblom [at]