FARM JOB: Langdon, AB – Winter’s Turkeys, Farm Hand

Posted by Michalina Hunter on March 03, 2021

Winter’s Turkeys in Langdon, AB is seeking a Farm Hand!

ABOUT Winter’s Turkeys

Winter’s Turkeys has been raising free range and organic turkeys since 1958. We are looking for an enthusiastic employee to work with us during the brooding season from May to September. Our farm is 20 min east of Calgary on Highway 22x. Prospective employees will need to have reliable transportation to work. Employees will learn how to operate tractors, feed and care for turkeys as well as be involved in daily farm life – maintenance of buildings and fences, yard work, gardening and much more.

Our farm raises free range and certified organic turkeys. The garden and 13 acres around the yard are also certified organic. We take pride in the extraordinary care we provide our turkeys and endeavour to always treat them humanely and with respect.

DESIRED QUALITIES

Enthusiastic, able to work with us, but also prepared to work alone on the farm. Work days are long and often involve physical labor, often at least 1 day of the weekend is worked as well. Looking for someone who is self motivated and good at communication.

JOB TASKS

Cleaning barns and preparing for pullet’s arrival. Feeding and caring for turkeys from day one of their life cycle through the summer. General maintenance and yard care as well as gardening.

JOB DETAILS

Term: Start date is May 1st through till at least Sept 30th. This is a recurring position every summer.

Hours per week: 40hrs + per week

Wage: $19/hr. We often host happy hours on Fridays.

TO APPLY

Please submit your resume, references contact number and names to  lylecweigum@gmail.com

Deadline to apply: April 1st 2021

When applying, please mention you saw this posting at youngagrarians.org

LEARN MORE ABOUT Winter’s Turkeys

Website: wintersturkeys.ca
Instagram: www.instagram.com/wintersturkeys

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