Hiring Poultry farm labourer | $16.55 hourly

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2554248 Ontario Inc based in Smithville, ON is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Poultry farm labourer. 2554248 Ontario Inc operates as a poultry farm, specializing in the cultivation and production of high-quality poultry products. Committed to upholding industry-leading standards of animal welfare and product quality, the farm utilizes modern farming practices to raise and nurture various types of poultry, ensuring the health and well-being of the animals and the safety of its products. The candidates selected for the vacancy will be required to start the work as soon as possible.

Job Description:

Employer Name: 2554248 Ontario Inc
Position: Poultry farm labourer
No of Vacancies: 1
Salary: $16.55 hourly for 30 to 50 hours per week
Employment Type: Permanent employment Full time
Location: Smithville, ON
Shifts: Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Overtime, On Call, To be determined, Early Morning, Morning
Transportation information: Public transportation is not available, and Own transportation
Work setting: Rural area, Relocation costs not covered by employer, and Willing to relocate


Languages: Candidates must have knowledge of the English Language
Education: Candidates need standard educational qualifications such as a Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Experience: Candidates should have experience of 5 years or more
Area of specialization: Agricultural livestock service, and Poultry
Equipment and machinery experience: Automated manure handling or storage system, Egg gathering system, Feeding and watering system, Storage and silage system, Tractor, Farm truck, Loader, Manure spreader, Tillage equipment, Welding, and Hand tools
Automated systems experience: Bulk grain or feed handling – automated, Automated environmental control equipment, and Manure handling and storage
Own tools/equipment: Safety equipment/gear, Steel-toed safety boots, and Gloves
Security and safety: Criminal record check, Medical exam, and Credit check

Physical Requirements:

  • The candidates should have experience in broiler and other meat-type chicken production and be familiar with chicken farming practices, including knowledge of layer poultry farming
  • The candidates should be comfortable working outdoors, capable of working at heights, and able to work in confined spaces
  • The candidates should be aware of potential hazards and able to work safely in dangerous environments, tolerate dusty conditions, and work in hot, noisy, and odorous environments
  • The candidates should be willing to work in wet or damp conditions and cold or refrigerated environments, and have experience with livestock and poultry and egg production
  • The candidates should be able to work in all weather conditions and be comfortable working in dirty environments
  • The candidates should demonstrate the ability to work independently and thrive in a fast-paced environment, capable of meeting tight deadlines and managing a large workload efficiently
  • The candidates should be physically fit, able to handle demanding tasks, heavy loads, and perform repetitive tasks efficiently, with attention to detail
  • The candidates should be comfortable with a combination of sitting, standing, and walking, possessing hand-eye coordination for precise tasks and the ability to distinguish between colors accurately
  • The candidates should be willing to work overtime when required, with sound discrimination skills, and the capability to sit for extended periods as necessary, and perform bending, crouching, and kneeling tasks as required

Other Requirements:

  • The candidates should demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills, possessing efficient interpersonal skills for effective communication and exhibiting excellent written communication abilities
  • The candidates should be organized in managing tasks and responsibilities, working effectively as part of a team to foster collaboration and demonstrate flexibility in adapting to changing circumstances
  • The candidates should exercise good judgment in decision-making situations, being reliable in fulfilling their duties consistently, and showcasing the ability to quickly learn and grasp new concepts and tasks efficiently

Candidate Status:

  • Candidate must be a Canadian Citizen or temporary or permanent resident of Canada
  • Candidate must have legal authorization (Work Permit) to work in Canada
  • If Candidates are unable to fulfill above mentioned requirements, don’t apply for the position


  • The candidates should be able to handle animals, monitor their health, and assist in feeding and tending to them
  • The candidates should be able to assist in the development and implementation of farm safety and bio-security procedures, ensuring they are followed, and maintaining livestock performance records
  • The candidates should be capable of recognizing and treating certain livestock health problems, supervising growing and crop-related operations, and performing general farm duties
  • The candidates should be proficient in operating and maintaining farm machinery and equipment, providing agricultural livestock services, and maintaining quality control and production records
  • The candidates should be able to weed, clean stables, barns, barnyards, and pens, and set and monitor water lines, air flow, and temperature in barns, pens, and chicken coops
  • The candidates should be able to feed inventory, maintain work records and logs, detect disease and health problems in crops, livestock, and poultry, and write daily basic progress reports

How to apply:

If the position is fit for you and the basic requirements are fulfilled then you can now apply directly to the employer (along with your Resume, Cover letter, References attesting experience, Letter of recommendation, Proof of the requested certifications, Link to web portfolio, Copy of portfolio or relevant work examples, Highest level of education and name of institution where it was completed, and Copy of latest school transcript) through the below-mentioned details

By email

Be prepared for the screening questions. Include answering the following questions while applying:

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • Do you have the necessary equipment for remote work (i.e. internet, home office, etc.)?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • What is your current field of study?
  • What is your current level of study?




We thank all the applicants for showing their interest and trust in us, however, only the most eligible candidates will be selected and conducted for further procedure directly from employers, in between no charges/fees or original documents will be asked from any applicant. All the best!

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