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 Egg Collector/Flock Caretaker employee is responsible to gather eggs on a regular basis; this will include weekends and holidays.  The Egg Collector/Flock Caretaker will work as part of the team ensuring the company’s animal husbandry practices are followed. Responsibilities of a flock caretaker include gathering eggs, feeding and watering chicks, pullets or hens and roosters; monitoring and regulating ventilation and temperature; ensuring water quality and supply; monitoring feed levels and handling live or deceased birds. He/she will maintain accurate daily records of egg production, feed and water consumption, mortality rates and other relevant information as well as ensuring clean and well maintained buildings equipment, and grounds. 

The Egg Collector/Flock Caretaker will also assist with cleaning, washing and sanitizing the barns and equipment when they are empty. He/she will lead the barn set up for brooding or egg production.  The individual must be able to work flexible hours including some holidays and weekends. 

 

Other farm tasks shall be assigned as required.

Requirements

 

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

 

We appreciate all interest, however only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.