Feedlot/Farm Assistant (EH-8068)
PLEASE NOTE: We will not reply if your resume does not meet position requirements. Please understand your education and experience must match our job listings for you to be considered. You must be a U.S. Citizen or a Permanent Resident to be considered for any U.S. positions. There is NO closing date on this position. This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. QUALIFICATIONS:- Prefer good feedlot background- Good animal health skills, ability to identify sick cattle a plus- Operating feed-truck, loader, hauling manure, etc.- Handle routine maintenance and general repairs- Good decision maker- Willing to assist in minimal farming- Good attitude and hard working JOB DESCRIPTION:Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is searching for a good Feedlot/Farm Assistant to assist in a feedlot and farming operation in northeast Nebraska. Family owned operation with 500 cows, 1500 hd feedlot, and about 1000 acres of corn crop ground. Duties include but not limited to: mixing feed rations, feeding, maintaining fences in feedlot, pulling sick cattle, treating sick cattle, processing new cattle, cleaning yards, calving out cows, tagging and vaccinating calves, branding, maintaining pasture fence, checking pairs during the summer, help with weaning in the fall. This is a NON-HORSE operation. Currently a father-son operation (father slowing down) with 1 full-time employee and seasonal help for planting and harvest. Farm is willing to offer up to $20/ hour, housing is available (3 bed/1 bath house in country on main road 1 mile from town). Flexible with time off if given notice. This is not an 8-5 job. Start at 7 am and will try to be done at a reasonable hour (5, 6, 7, ? depending on season), willingness to work late once in a while is appreciated and ask that employee work every other weekend. Flexible if employee wants to attend church (currently have 1 Catholic, 2 Lutheran, 1 Methodist, and 1 Evangelical Free in the immediate area). There is a good K-12 School in town with about 30 in a class. Local swimming pool and parks. Expects employees to be on time or at least call prior to being late (Owner understands life happens but will not tolerate excuses or laziness). BENEFITS: 3 Bedroom House in the country ALL INQUIRIES ARE KEPT CONFIDENTIAL. NO FEES TO APPLICANTS.If you feel that you are not a candidate for this position, but know someone who is, we do offer a Referral Bonus if we place your referral into this position.Apply for this job.