Hatchery Workers/ General Labourer (NL) (Full-Time)

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

Positions Available In: Blaketown, NL

Start Date: As Soon As Possible

Starting At: $16.60 per hour

*Retention Bonus: $200 bonus after successfully completing 6 months of service and another $500 bonus after successfully completing one (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.


This is a full-time position working as required based on operational requirements, including rotational weekends, on call and holiday work.




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.


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.