Peace River Ranch
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
• Creates and manages equipment schedule.
• Maintains work records and files.
• Oversees daily work of employees.
• Enforces all health and safety policies in the shop and around farm.
• Assists in on-site health or safety emergencies.
• Inspects and cleans shop equipment.
• Fixes equipment and machinery as necessary.
• Orders supplies.
• Operates machinery or manufacturing equipment.
• Ensures that shop area is clean, organized, and free of dangerous or hazardous material.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
•Demonstrates strong leadership skills.
•Possesses detailed knowledge of the farming industry.
•Works well with a team.
•Possesses solid analytical and problem-solving abilities.
•Demonstrates awareness of all health and safety protocols.
•Is able to remain calm and clear-headed in an emergency.
•Manages time efficiently.
•Is able to multi-task effectively.
•Pays attention to detail.
•Demonstrates strong organizational skills.
•Communicates clearly and effectively.
•Is qualified to operate heavy machinery.
Education and Experience
•Mechanical Background – Journeyman is an asset
•Class 1 is an asset
•First Aid with Transportation Endorsement is an asset
Peace River Ranch a Bison Ranch, containing about 30,000acre of land, 45 Minutes outside of Fort St. John, is seeking for a long-term shop/farm foreman/supervisor. This team member will be responsible for all equipment repairs, maintenance, and records. In the summer, field and grass management would be included, whilst overseeing 1-2 employees and ensuring that all work is completed reliable and efficiently.
This position involves strong leadership skills, specific knowledge of farming and preferably the Bison livestock industry. The Ranch contains of a state of the art workshop with all technical amenities such as In floor Heat, Wash Bay, Truck Lift, Overhead Crane and many others. We expect applicants to be knowledgeable of all proper health and safety policies.
The equipment in focus contains of New Holland Tractors and all typical Ranch and Farming equipment, as well as Semi-Trucks and Trailers, Dozer, Excavator, and many others. Whilst we have decent backup of highly skilled Mechanics from professional outfits, we expect applicants to monitor and document, hands on, the technical status of equipment and undertake general repairs.
Competitive wage, accommodation in renovated house and transportation provided.
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