Ranch Assistant (EH-8007)
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: – Good animal husbandry experience, able to spot, diagnose and treat sick cattle- Experienced cattle feeding and who can operate feed truck- Prefer good cow ranch experience- Hard working, able to take direction, good communication skills- Good attitude, dependable, trustworthy, and able to work in a team environment- Good routine maintenance skills and general repairs of Ag equipment- Good ability to work with customers- Good communication skills- Computer and technology skills a plus- Experience with tractor/trailer for hauling hay/cattle is a plus JOB DESCRIPTION: Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is searching for a good Feedlot/Ranch Assistant for this west central South Dakota ranch operation. Need to find person who knows cattle feeding and who can operate feed truck. Will work with both 2500 feedlot and 1500 cow herd. Must have good cow experience and prefer someone interested in cow and calves. Need to have experience in calving and be able to work well with other people and have a strong work ethic, as this person will be working with numerous people and working long days during calving and heat detecting. Must be dependable and reliable. Will assist pasture counts, hay production, equipment maintenance, building and maintaining fences. In the summer they will help put up hay. Person must be dependable, have good decision-making skills, and a self-starter who is willing to assist in all areas of the operation. Ideally the employer would like to see someone that has 3-5+ years working experience and knowledge with cattle feeding and cow/calf. Great opportunity with a progressive operator. BENEFITS: 3 Bedroom House, Utilities, Work Vehicle 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.