Feedlot/Ranch Assistant (KG-7715)
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: – Feedlot experience & development yard experience a plus- Good animal health skills, rations, reading bunks, knowing when cattle are off feed, keeping on schedule a must- Operating feed wagon, loader, scale, hauling manure and other equipment around the farm- Handle routine maintenance and general repairs- Good farm equipment operating skills for support position in row crop, haying, and silage- Good decision maker, communicator, team player, and good record keeper is essential- College degree is a plus, but experience with a solid & verified work history is better JOB DESCRIPTION: Hansen Agri-Placement is in search of a Feedlot/Ranch Assistant for this east-central Nebraska employer. Need experience in feedlot duties of feeding, walking yard, pulling sick cattle, sorting cattle, vaccinating and yard maintenance. Additional duties may include spring tillage, manure hauling and silage chopping and packing. Also run 300 purebred cow herd, so many times may be feeding in the morning and diverse duties in the afternoon. Person must be dependable, have good decision-making skills, be a self-starter and willing to assist in all areas of the operation. Good equipment operation skills would be a plus as will be used as more of a support role in farming when daily feedlot chores are completed. This is a purebred operation, so any experience in working with purebred in a development yard, calving, record keeping, and fitting cattle for show and sale are pluses. Ideally, the employer would like to see someone that has 2-5+ years working experience to bring some leadership, knowledge and upper skill set with them to this position. Salary will be dependent on experience. Great location for a spouse to find work, good schools, and a great community. Nice house available on small acreage for the right family just a few miles from work. BENEFITS: Meat, Paid Vacation, House/Utilities Negotiable 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.