Etegra Services Ltd.
Category: General Management
Posting number 4547121
Poultry Operation Supervisor
Etegra Services Ltd.
Chilliwack , BC
October 3, 2021
Chicken Catching Operations Supervisor
Business Information: We are a poultry industry services provider, offering chicken handling and vaccinating services to farmers in the Lower Mainland. We also provide the labourservice of loading poultry into modules which are then shipped off, by another company, to external poultry processing plants in the Lower Mainland, BC.
Business Location: Unit 6 – 8465 Harvard Pl, Chilliwack, BC, V2P 7Z5
Work Location: Various locations across Lower Mainland, BC
Type of Employment: Full time – Permanent
Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible
Co-ordinate and supervise the work of chicken catchers
Supervise and oversee chicken catching-related programs
Monitoring animal health
Maintain quality control and production records
Ensure that the safety of the chicken catching operations’ and bio-security procedures are followed
Maintain work records and logs
Train and orient staff
Supervise, operate and maintain farm machinery and equipment to bring loading modules and containers in and out of the predetermined poultry barns to be loaded with chickens and then onto trucks headed to the processing facilities.
May assist chicken catchers with general duties
Education: Completion of secondary school is required.
Experience: A minimum of 1 year of experience as a chicken catcher or poultry operation supervisor is required. If the candidate does not have a minimum of 1 year of experience, then a post-secondary certificate is required.
Working Conditions and Physical Capabilities:
Repetitive tasks, physically demanding
Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Bending, crouching and kneeling
Standing for extended periods of time
Attention to detail
Work under pressure.
Personal suitability: flexibility, team player, organized, excellent oral communication
Work site environment: noisy, outdoors, dusty, odours, at heights, confined spaces, wetdamp, hot, coldrefrigerated
Ability to Supervise: 5-10 chicken catchers
Salary: $18.50 to 20.50 hourly, 35-40 hours per week.
Benefits: We will provide appropriate equipment for the job (gloves, masks, coveralls). Transportation will be provided to and from the job site(s). Accommodation provided at a discounted rate.
Important Information: Schedule is from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM or from 8:00 AM to 4:30pm, work days are from Monday to Friday. (Work hours depend on how many birds are to be loaded o a business needs in order to maintain animal welfare). Some night shifts, as well as weekend work, will be required when necessary.
Phone to: 604-793-7000 from 9 AM to 5 PM
E-mail to: [email protected]
Fax to: 604-792-4222
Mail to: Unit 6 – 8465 Harvard Pl, Chilliwack, BC, V2P 7Z5