Cattle Development Manager (12472)
Cattle Development ManagerIs cattle country calling you home? Our client, a reputable, progressive seedstock cattle company in the Sandhills of Nebraska is looking for a cattle development manager. Due to their expansion and growth, they are looking to fill the void in their cattle development and feeding entity. This role will champion the feeding and nutritional development of the prospect bulls and replacement heifers. This includes daily feeding and bunk management, herd health, and operating machinery including mixer wagons, tractors, loaders, and other equipment. This is a great opportunity for a self-starter to develop and move up within this operation.What makes you a great candidate? Hard working attitude and work ethic Ability to handle cattle in a calm demeanor Willingness and eager to work on a rural western Nebraska ranch Ability to solve problems and issues with bull development, heifer growing and cattle management Capacity to work with computer and database systems for collecting and representing cattle data Being able to understand the marketing and significance of performance data when it comes to selling cattle Experience in feeding performance based cattle and rations Desire to operate machinery including tractors, feed wagons, and loaders Ability to fit in where needed during different seasons in the cattle rotations including summer grass, spring and fall calving, weaning and branding Great communication skills to interact with cattle clients, cooperator herds, and other ranch staffThe ranch is about accomplishing the mission versus having specific titles or requirements. The ownership is deeply involved and works beside all employees, even when it comes to summer fencing. If you have the desire to work and be rewarded for it, this is your opportunity. Horsemanship skills are advantageous, but not necessary. Housing and ranch vehicle are provided; opportunity for bonus and cattle ownership after the first year of employment. The ranch is located in the rural area of the Nebraska Sandhills.Keywords: ranch manager, cattle manager, Hereford, Angus, Simmental, Sim-Angus, cattle, Sandhills, ranching jobs, cow/calf, cattle development, ag careers, ag jobs, agricultural jobs, ag, agriculture, ag1source jobs, career, position, recruiting, recruiter *Candidates must be eligible to work in the US as well as meet the qualifications listed above in order to be considered for the Cattle Development Manager job.Apply for this job.