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Description

Topigs Norsvin Canada Inc. a world leader in swine genetics is looking for 10 permanent, full time Swine Technicians to work within their genetic nucleus facilities

Duties

  • Ensuring animal health and welfare
  • Daily activities such as but not limited to; care and feeding, health checks and vaccinations, moving and washing, data collection e.g. weighing, scanning, semen collection and lab work, maintenance work and record keeping
  • Working within the genetic production team to optimize production and maximize genetic improvement
  • Ensure production of top notch quality of breeding stock for customers
  • Follow and enforce all biosecurity, animal welfare and genetic protocols

Qualifications

  • Degree or Diploma in Agriculture
  • At least two years of commercial experience in a swine production role, nucleus or multiplication experience would be considered an asset
  • Strong leadership skills with respect to working with team members and managing other staff
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skill
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment

Location

POSTED

November 23, 2022

CLOSING DATE

May 31, 2023

CATEGORIES

Rural Opportunities Natural Resources, Agriculture and Production

EMPLOYER

Topigs Norsvin Canada Inc.

LOCATION

Rural

ADDRESS

South East Manitoba (near La Broquerie) and the Interlake (near Teulon) and the Interlake (near Woodlands), South West Manitoba (near Plumas) near La Broquerie, near Teulon, near Woodlands, near Plumas, Multiple

JOB TYPE

Full-time

EDUCATION LEVEL

Bachelor

WAGE

$18.50

Contact

Email