New
December 21, 2021

Casual Egg Collectors (NB)

Employment Status Available: Casual (varied hours) available

Start Date: Flexible

Starting Rate: $14.85 per hour

 

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.

SUMMARY

The Egg Collector employee is responsible to gather eggs on a regular basis. The Egg Collector will work as part of the team ensuring the company’s animal husbandry practices are followed.

They will maintain accurate daily records of egg production and other relevant information as well as ensuring the egg room is kept clean and tidy.

This is a causal, as required position. The individual must be able to work flexible hours including holidays and weekends. Other farm tasks may be assigned as required.

REQUIREMENTS

  • No agricultural experience is required - on the job training will be provided
  • Grade 12 or equivalent preferred
  • Ability to work with poultry
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Strong commitment to health & safety
  • Pleasant, outgoing personality, with a friendly positive approach to customer service
  • No backyard flocks – chickens, geese, turkeys, or any pet birds

WORK CONDITIONS

  • Dusty at times with strong odours
  • Repetitive work
  • Weekend/holidays

API offers you an opportunity to work in the dynamic poultry industry and competitive wages.

All interested applicants are asked to forward a resume to [email protected] We appreciate all interest, however, only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.

 


New Brunswick
December 21, 2021

Casual Class 3 Driver (NB)

Employment Status Available: Casual, as required, varied hours

Starting Rate: $17.51 per hour

Schedule: Most Mondays & other shifts as required

Anticipated Start Date: As Soon As Possible


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 person in this casual position is required to pick up and deliver hatching eggs, move farm equipment as needed. This position requires someone that can work a flexible rotating schedule. The current business needs require an 8–10-hour shift on Mondays, with the possibility of additional days if business needs change.

This position is physically demanding; requiring the physical ability to lift weights of up to 45lbs for extended periods, during the loading and unloading of the truck. The position requires an individual with a valid Class 3 driver’s license with Air Brake Endorsement.


Core Competencies

· Ability to work independently in a busy environment

· Time Management

· Dependability

· Good organizational and communication skills

· Strong commitment to health & safety


Requirements

·       High School Diploma, GED or equivalent

·       Valid Class 3 driver’s license with air brakes endorsement

·       Clean driver’s abstract

·       Certification from recognized truck driving school or equivalent experience

·       Defensive Driving Course is an asset

·       Confident, consistent decisive personality

·       Must be able to work with little supervision; must be self-directed

·       Reliable and dependable


Work Conditions

· Local travel

· Will be required to work both indoors and outdoors

· Weekend work may be required

· Ability to lift 45 pounds for extended periods


API offers you an opportunity to work in the dynamic poultry industry and competitive compensation package.

All interested applicants are asked to forward a resume to [email protected] We appreciate all interest, however, only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.

New Brunswick
December 21, 2021

Full-Time Flock Caretaker (NB)

Employment Status: Permanent Full-Time Status (40+ hours a week)

Hourly Rate: $14.85 per hour

Start Date: Flexible

Number of Positions Available: Three (3)

 

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.

 

SUMMARY

The Flock Caretakers work as part of the team ensuring the company’s animal husbandry practices are followed. Responsibilities of a Flock Caretaker may include 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 flock caretaker is responsible to 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 and be available to answer on-call alarms.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Respect for animals and an appreciation for animal welfare; knowledge of the Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Poultry an asset
  • Able to work with poultry
  • Grade 12 or GED preferred; diploma/degree in agricultural studies would be an asset
  • Livestock husbandry experience an asset
  • Strong commitment to health & safety
  • Strong attention to detail including keeping accurate and detailed records
  • Mechanical aptitude is an asset
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Valid class 5 driver's license with own transportation to and from work


API offers year-round full-time employment, an opportunity to work in the dynamic poultry industry, competitive compensation package which includes family health benefits, EAP, company pension, and more!

All interested applicants are asked to forward a resume to: [email protected] API appreciates all interest, however only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.


New Brunswick
December 21, 2021

Full-Time Hatchery Worker (NB)

Employment Status Available: Full-Time (40+ hours a week), Part-Time (24+ hours a week), or Casual (varied hours)

Positions Available In: Burtts Corner, New Brunswick

Start Date: As Soon As Possible

Starting At: $15.48 per hour ($14.60 hourly rate + $0.88 retention premium)

 

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.

 

SUMMARY

The Hatchery Worker is responsible for the cleaning and sanitation of the Hatchery equipment and building as well as the removal of chicks from hatchers and transfer of eggs from setters to hatchers. The Hatchery Worker will be responsible for boxing eggs and egg transfers.


SCHEDULE

The work schedule for this position is primarily Monday to Friday with a Saturday morning rotation.


MAJOR DUTIES

·         Box eggs and egg transfers

·         Handle chicks and eggs

·         Clean and disinfect equipment using appropriate method (high pressure, mop, washer, etc.)

·         General cleaning and set up of equipment and rooms

·         Assist with building and equipment maintenance, as necessary

·         Follow safety rules and guidelines

·         Assist with after hours checks and putting eggs in incubators as required

·         Other related chores as required

           

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

  • Grade 12 or equivalent preferred
  • Willing to work weekends, holidays, & on-call shifts
  • Own transportation to and from work
  • Does not have a backyard flock – no contact with chickens, turkeys, geese, or pet birds
  • Ability to work with poultry
  • Strong commitment to health & safety
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple demands
  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs for an extended period of time
  • Ability to work in a team environment

 

WORKING CONDITIONS

The position operates indoors in a production environment. Work environment is warm and humid and dusty at times with strong odours. Standing for long periods of time, repetitive tasks, and heavy lifting are common.


HOW TO APPLY

API offers you an opportunity to work in the dynamic poultry industry and competitive wages. All interested applicants are asked to submit a resume. We appreciate all interest, however, only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.


New Brunswick
December 22, 2021

Office Administrator (NB Farms)

Employment Status: Temporary Full-Time Status (40 hours a week), approximately seven (7) month contract covering a maternity leave.

Schedule: Monday - Friday daily. Schedule is flexible and can negotiated

Annual Salary: $36,000

Start Date: Flexible

Number of Positions Available: One (1)

 

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.

 

SUMMARY

Reporting to the Operations Manager (NB) the Office Administrator will work as part of the team to help maintain accurate record keeping and data management for all NB farms and Hatchery. The individual will be a self-starter available to help in all aspects of the farm as needed.

MAJOR DUTIES

  • Provide administrative support to all department members
  • Complete and review all expense reports, invoices, and other relevant monetary documents
  • Manage petty cash
  • Greet customers, vendors, and visitors as the enter the
  • Data input & Correction using electronic devices (tablet, smartphone, computer)
  • Assisting in and recording of workplace training
  • Tracking and maintaining accurate inventories
  • Monitoring and recording flock vaccination programs
  • Maintenance of records for all animal welfare, health and operations programs including the Supply Flock PCP program, CFC ACP, EFC ACP and Start Clean Stay Clean, CHEP ACP, and others as required.
  • Implementing Health & Safety programs
  • Biosecurity program development and implementation
  • Maintenance of WHMIS SDS binders and vaccine safety sheet binders

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Grade 12 or equivalent preferred
  • 1-2 years experience working in an administrative role would be considered an asset
  • Strong commitment to health & safety
  • Ability to lift up to 14kgs (30lbs) for extended periods
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple demands
  • Experience in the agricultural industry preferable
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Pleasant, outgoing personality, with a friendly positive approach to customer service
  • Highly skilled at Office 365 applications including Excel, PowerPoint, and SharePoint
  • Proven skill to format and draft correspondence, forms, reports, and proposals.

 

HOW TO APPLY

All interested applicants are asked to forward a resume to: [email protected] API appreciates all interest, however only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.


Newfoundland
December 21, 2021

Hatchery Worker (FT, PT, Casual) - Whitbourne (NL)

Employment Status Available: Full-Time (40+ hours a week), Part-Time (24+ hours a week), or Casual (varied hours)

Start Date: As Soon As Possible

Starting At: $15.60 per hour

***RETENTION BONUS*** - $200 will be paid after completing 6 months of service and another $500 after completing 1 year of service.


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 Hatchery Worker is responsible for the cleaning and sanitation of the Hatchery equipment and building as well as the removal of chicks from hatchers and transfer of eggs from setters to hatchers. The Hatchery Worker will be responsible for boxing eggs and egg transfers at the NL location. 

The individual must be able to work flexible hours including holidays and weekends.

Other tasks may be assigned as required.


Major Duties

·       Box eggs and egg transfers

·       Handle chicks and eggs

·       Clean and disinfect equipment using appropriate method (high pressure, mop, washer, etc.)

·       General cleaning and set up of equipment and rooms.

·       Assist with building and equipment maintenance as necessary.  

·       Follow safety rules and guidelines.

·       Assist with after hours checks and putting eggs in incubators as required

·       Other related chores as required.

             

Requirements

·       Grade 12 or equivalent preferred

·       Willing to work weekends, holidays, & on-call shifts

·       Valid driver’s license and own transportation to and from work

·       Does not have a backyard flock – no contact with chickens, turkeys, geese, or pet birds

·       Ability to work with poultry

·       Strong commitment to health & safety

·       Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

·       Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple demands

·       Ability to lift up to 30 lbs for an extended period of time

·       Ability to work in a team environment

 

Work Conditions

The position operates indoors in a production environment. Work environment is warm and humid and dusty at times with strong odours. Standing for long periods of time, repetitive tasks, and heavy lifting are common.


Contact Us

API offers you an opportunity to work in the dynamic poultry industry and competitive compensation package.

All interested applicants are asked to forward a resume to [email protected] We appreciate all interest, however, only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.



Nova Scotia
December 21, 2021

Full Time Farm Labourer (NS)

Employment Status Available: Full-Time (40+ hours a week)

Positions Available In: Berwick & Waterville, Nova Scotia

Vacancies: Two (2)

Start Date: As Soon As Possible

Starting At: $14.85 per hour


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.


SUMMARY

The Farm Labourer will work as part of the team ensuring the company’s animal husbandry practices are followed. Responsibilities of a Farm Labourer may include helping to unload shavings; handling birds, collecting eggs and weighing birds. The employee in this position will also assist with cleaning, washing and sanitizing the barns and equipment when they are empty. Help with barn set up and preparation for new flocks. The individual in this position will also help with transfer of birds from grow to lay barns.


SCHEDULE

The work schedule for this position is a rotation that includes weekends. The individual must be able to work flexible hours including some holidays and be available to answer on-call alarms.


MAIN DUTIES

·         Help with transfer of birds from grow to lay barns

·         Weighing birds

·         Barn preparation

·         Unload shavings

·         Egg gathering daily

·         Daily barn maintenance i.e. cleaning floors, garbage removal, etc.

·         Assist with cleaning, washing and sanitizing the barns and equipment


POSITION REQUIREMENTS

  • Grade 12 or equivalent preferred
  • Spanish language skills (read, write, converse) an asset
  • Ability to work with poultry
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs
  • Strong commitment to health & safety
  • Pleasant, outgoing personality, with a friendly positive approach to customer service
  • Experience in the agricultural industry and/or food processing preferable
  • Valid drivers’ license and own transportation to and from work
  • Does not have their own backyard flock – chickens, turkeys, geese, or any pet bird

 

 WORKING CONDITIONS

The position operates indoors in a farm/barn environment. Work environment may be warm and humid, cold in the winter months, dusty at times with strong odours, and noisy. Standing for long periods of time and repetitive tasks are common.


HOW TO APPLY

API offers you an opportunity to work in the dynamic poultry industry and competitive wages. All interested applicants are asked to forward a resume to: [email protected] We appreciate all interest, however, only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.


Nova Scotia
December 21, 2021

Full-Time Hatchery Worker (NS)

Employment Status: Permanent Full-Time, averaging 35-40 hours per week or Permanent Part-Time, 24-30 hours per week

Job Site Location: New Minas, NS

Start Date: As Soon As Possible

Starting At: $15.48 per hour ($14.60 hourly rate + $0.88 retention premium)


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.


SUMMARY

The Hatchery Worker is responsible for the cleaning and sanitation of the Hatchery equipment and building as well as the removal of chicks from hatchers and transfer of eggs from setters to hatchers. The Hatchery Worker will be responsible for boxing eggs and egg transfers.


MAJOR DUTIES

· Box eggs and egg transfers

· Handle chicks and eggs

· Clean and disinfect equipment using appropriate method (high pressure, mop, washer, etc.)

· General cleaning and set up of equipment and rooms

· Assist with building and equipment maintenance, as necessary

· Follow safety rules and guidelines

· Assist with after hours checks and putting eggs in incubators as required

· Other related chores as required


POSITION REQUIREMENTS

  • Grade 12 or equivalent preferred
  • Valid driver’s license and own transportation to and from work
  • Does not have a backyard flock – no contact with chickens, turkeys, geese, or pet birds
  • Ability to work with poultry
  • Strong commitment to health & safety
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple demands
  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs
  • Ability to work in a team environment


WORKING CONDITIONS

The position operates indoors in a production environment. Work environment is warm and humid and dusty at times with strong odours. Standing for long periods of time, repetitive tasks, and heavy lifting are common.


HOW TO APPLY

API offers you an opportunity to work in the dynamic poultry industry and competitive wages. All interested applicants are asked to submit a resume to [email protected] We appreciate all interest, however, only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.


Nova Scotia
December 21, 2021

Chicken Catchers (NS)

Chicken Catchers - Future On-Call Work!

Hourly Rate: $20.00 per hour

Locations: Port Williams, Berwick, Waterville

Let us know if you are interested in being added to our 'On-Call' list for the next bird move.

SUMMARY

  • Must be able to work with poultry
  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive Work
  • Dusty and strong odors
  • Able to work with a team
  • Do not own or come into contact with another flock of birds (chickens, turkey, geese, ducks, pet birds, etc.)

INTERESTED?

Please email your contact details to [email protected] if you are interested in being added to the 'On-Call' List.

No interviews required. Connect with us today!