Temp Animal Care/Milker

Job description

Posting Number:


Position Number:


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Essential Job Duties:

This position will cover:

  • Following standard operating procedures for milking and animal care.
  • Set up and break down of milk system.
  • Maintaining parlor cleanliness and function.
  • Identifying animals that may need additional care.
  • Following any special protocols for research projects.

Work Schedule:

  • Work schedule includes the weekday, weekend and holiday shifts, with the hours ranging from 5:00am – 11:00am. Hours may be varied due to operational needs of farm.

Is Time Limited:


Job City & State:

Raleigh, NC



Classification Title:


Working Title:

Temp Animal Care/Milker

Work Schedule:

20 hours per week, Weekday, Weekend and Holiday Shifts. Hours may be varied due to operational needs of farm.

Other Work/Responsibilities:


Minimum Experience/Education:

-Animal Handling Experience

Department Required Skills:

-Excellent verbal and communication skills
-Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
-knowledge of farm operations and a minimum of 1 year of large animal care experience or large animal education

Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education:


Required License or Certification:

-Valid Driver’s License

Valid NC Driver's License required?:


Commercial Driver's License Required?:


Anticipated Hiring Range:

$8-$12/hr, DOE

Job Open Date:


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If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or [email protected] Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.

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Job No:
Posted: 4/27/2021
Application Due: 6/26/2021
Work Type: Full Time