Dairy helper – food and beverage processing

October 17, 2023 0 Comments

Position Overview: We are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic individual to join our team as a Dairy Helper at our esteemed dairy farm in Canada. As a Dairy Helper, you will play a vital role in supporting the daily operations and maintenance of our dairy farm, ensuring the well-being of our livestock and contributing to the production of high-quality dairy products. If you have a passion for working with animals, a strong work ethic, and a desire to be part of the thriving dairy industry, this is the perfect opportunity for you.

Job Position: Dairy helper
Job Location: Camrose, AB
Company: Tiras Dairies Inc
Salary: $17.88 Hourly
Job type: Full Time
Working Hours: 40 Hours a week

Table of Contents


  1. Livestock Care:
    • Assist in the feeding, watering, and overall care of dairy cattle.
    • Monitor and observe the health and behavior of the animals, promptly reporting any concerns to the supervisor.
    • Help with the milking process, ensuring proper techniques and hygiene standards are followed.
  2. Barn Maintenance:
    • Perform routine cleaning and sanitization of barns, milking parlors, and other areas to maintain a clean and safe environment for the livestock.
    • Help in the bedding process, ensuring comfortable and hygienic resting areas for the cows.
    • Assist in the maintenance of equipment and facilities as needed.
  3. Herd Management:
    • Support the team in the identification, tagging, and record-keeping of the animals.
    • Assist with vaccinations, deworming, and other healthcare procedures under the guidance of the veterinarian.
    • Aid in the sorting and moving of cattle for breeding, milking, and veterinary purposes.
  4. Milk Production:
    • Assist in the collection, storage, and transfer of milk to appropriate storage tanks.
    • Help in the operation and cleaning of milking equipment.
    • Adhere to quality control measures and ensure milk handling and storage practices meet regulatory standards.
  5. Farm Operations:
    • Collaborate with the team in various farm tasks, including fieldwork, cropping, and machinery operation during peak seasons.
    • Follow safety protocols and maintain a clean and organized work environment.
    • Actively participate in training programs and stay updated on industry best practices.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Prior experience in a similar role or a strong interest in the dairy industry is desirable.
  • Basic knowledge of livestock care and farm operations.
  • Physical stamina and the ability to work in various weather conditions.
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to follow instructions.
  • Effective communication skills and the ability to work well in a team.
  • Flexibility to work weekends, holidays, and extended hours during busy periods.


  • Competitive salary and opportunities for growth within the organization.
  • Training and development programs to enhance your skills and knowledge.
  • Access to modern facilities and equipment.
  • Chance to work in a dynamic and rewarding industry that plays a crucial role in food production.
  • A supportive and inclusive work environment.

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