Animal Care Technician (Weekends) – Yaphank, NY
Responsible for the daily feeding of the farm livestock, and the cleaning and maintenance of their living areas with the use of heavy equipment and hand held power tools. Adhere to farm manure and pasture management plan (scraping of beef lot, spreading of manure on fields, maintenance of pastures and grasslands). May occasionally assist in the delivery of animal sciences educational programs for youth and adults, as requested. Acts as liaison between the visiting public and the farm administration, especially on weekends. Adheres to farm safety plan.
2 years of experience working on a farm, including the operation of heavy equipment.Working knowledge of cattle and chute system.
Equal Opportunity Employment
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This is a part-time non-exempt position 20 hours Weekend position
Pay Rate Type: $14.29 per Hour
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Last updated February 9, 2018