Dairy herdsperson

Sunrise Dairy Ltd based in Musgravetown, NL is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Dairy herdsperson. Sunrise Dairy Ltd provide fresh and nutritious dairy products to consumers. Our range of offerings includes a variety of dairy staples, such as milk, cheese, butter, yogurt, and more, all produced with the utmost care and adherence to strict quality standards. The candidates who will get selected for the vacancy will be required to start the work as soon as possible.

Job Description:

Employer Name: Sunrise Dairy Ltd
Position: Dairy herdsperson
No of Vacancies: 2
Salary: $16.00 to $18.00 hourly (to be negotiated) 40 to 60 hours per week
Employment Type: Permanent employment Full time
Location: Musgravetown, NL
Shifts: Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Early Morning, Morning
Work setting: Staff accommodation provided, Staff accommodation available, Remote location, Rural area


Languages: Candidates must have knowledge of the English Language
Education: Candidates need standard educational qualifications such as a Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience
Experience: Candidates should have experience of 3 years to less than 5 years
Area of specialization: Dairy cattle

Physical Requirements:

  • The candidates should be able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment, and be physically demanding
  • The candidates should be able to do dairy, and livestock combination farming
  • The candidates should be able to work with attention to detail
  • The candidates should be able to work in tight deadlines
  • The candidates should be able to sit, stand, walk, bend, crouch, and kneel for extended periods
  • The candidates should be able to handle large workload
  • The candidates should be able to work in wet/damp area, noisy area, odours, outdoors, hot area, and dusty area

Other Requirements:

  • The candidate should be organized
  • The candidates should have excellent oral communication, and be able to work as a team player

Candidate Status:

  • Canadian citizen and permanent or temporary foreign workers of Canada are eligible for this position.
  • International Candidates who don’t have a valid Canadian work permit also can apply


  • The candidates should be able to monitoring animal health, handling animals, calving, feed inventory
  • The candidates should be able to assist in the development and implementation of farm safety and bio-security procedures, provide agricultural crop services such as plowing, irrigating, cultivating, spraying or harvesting
  • The candidates should be able to provide agricultural livestock services such as artificial insemination, spraying or shearing of livestock or disinfecting pens, barns or poultry houses, carry out a pasture or pen breeding programs, formulate feeding program
  • The candidates should be able to maintain livestock performance records, recognize and treat certain livestock health problems
  • The candidates should be able to operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment
  • The candidates should be able to perform general farm duties
  • The candidates should be able to plant, cultivate and irrigate crops, feed and tend animals


  • The candidates will get on-site housing options, life insurance, vision care benefits, health care plan, and dental plan

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, proof of the requested certifications, references attesting experience, and letter of recommendation) through below mentioned details.

By email




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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