Poultry Operation Supervisor – Chilliwack, BC

  • Full Time
  • Chilliwack
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Etegra Services Ltd.

Category: General Management

Posting number 4547121

Job Title:

Poultry Operation Supervisor


Etegra Services Ltd.


Chilliwack , BC

Closing Date:

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

Job Description:

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:

Large workload

Repetitive tasks, physically demanding

Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Bending, crouching and kneeling

Standing for extended periods of time

Attention to detail

Fast-paced environment

Tight deadlines

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.


Apply by:

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

Posted 2021-06-04