Atlantic Poultry Incorporated (API) provides high quality poultry products to customers throughout NB, NS, PEI and NL.  API has evolved to become a significant stakeholder in the Atlantic Canada agriculture industry.  We continue to be 100% owned by Atlantic Canadians and our goal is to maintain a strong and locally owned poultry industry.

 

The Breeder Farm Management Trainee will work as part of the team ensuring the company’s animal husbandry practices are followed as well as promote safe work practices of staff. Responsibilities of a Breeder Farm Management Trainee will include managing flocks of broiler breeders in rearing and laying barns by tracking feed and water consumption, body weights, lighting programs, egg production, barn and egg storage temperatures, litter and nest conditions, bird health and selection and culling of birds; updating and monitoring production charts and graphs; and ensuring breeder operations are operating in compliance with CHEQ program.

The Breeder Farm Management Trainee will also assist with performing basic maintenance of equipment inside and outside of the barns; cleaning and disinfection of barns between flocks and set up of barns for new flocks. The work schedule for this position is Monday to Friday with 40 hours a week. The individual must be able to work some holidays, weekends and be available to answer on-call alarms.

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API offers you an opportunity to work in the dynamic poultry industry, competitive compensation package which includes family health benefits, EAP and company pension.

 

All interested applicants are asked to forward a resume in private to hr@atlanticpoultry.com