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Assistant-supervisor in hatchery


Job details

Location : Knowlton, QC
Address : 40, chemin Centre
Number of positions available : 1
Starting date : As soon as possible
Job status : Permanent
Work schedule : Full time
Work shift : Day
Hours per week : 40


You are an ambitious person with an insatiable thirst for learning, we have a stimulating challenge for you.
Reporting to the Supervisor of the hatchery, you will be called to become his right arm for all activities of the department that his a vital components of the company operations.
You will:

  • Perform manual labor at the hatchery (Reception of eggs conservation of eggs incubation, hatching, debeak, declawed, cleaning and preparation for shipment at each stage);
  • Performs mechanical / technical adjustments necessary for the proper operation of equipment;
  • Follow-up on the work done by the employees and make sure that they have the raw materials, tools and equipment they need and take into account production targets to meet;
  • Contribute to a positive, constructive and motivating working atmosphere;
  • Be sure to master all the duties of his immediate supervisor so that you can effectively replace him during his absence;
  • Be on call in case of emergency (pager)


Level of education : College
Level of education : DEC
Statut: Completed
Work experience (years) : 0-2 years
Written French : Intermediate
Spoken French : Intermediate
Written English : Intermediate
Spoken English : Intermediate

Requested skills

  • College degree in a relevant field (Agronomy, animal health, animal production or other);
  • Experience in farm management is an asset;
  • ou have demonstrated your leadership, your ability to identify and solve problems, your sense of organization, of planning and efficiency;
  • You are recognized as a team person, positive and versatile;
  • You are known for your sense of observation and are a quick-thinking person who see problems quickly;
  • You have a logical mind and good mechanical skills;
  • Bilingual oral and written;
  • Good knowledge of Office suite;
  • Be able to do simple arithmetic;
  • You are known to perform quality work, are meticulous and have attention to detail. You follow work instructions and company policies.