Working Ranch Manager (EH-6560)
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:?- Educational requirements: 4-year degree preferred but not required- Good communication & people skills- Strong attention to detail and self-motivated- Adaptable and thrives in constantly changing work environment- Background in animal health and experience in working cattle and riding horses- Knowledge of water rights and irrigation management- Supervisory and management experience- Equipment maintenance and repair knowledge- Basic computer knowledge and ability to read and interpret financial documents- Some experience in marketing and cost controls is beneficial?JOB DESCRIPTION:?Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is searching for an experienced Working Ranch Manager for this southern Colorado ranch producer. Person will be responsible for the general operations of a 4000+ acre family ranch, with a focus on hay & animal management, oversight of employees, management of accounts receivable/payable, maintenance of all structures and equipment, and preservation of the water rights and integrity of the property. The manager will be expected to live on-site and will be provided with nice housing and a ranch truck as part of the benefit package. The ranch has been family owned for 30 years and the current manager will be available to train the new manager and assist in the transition.?Duties: Directs and participates in all general business operations involving the running of a ranch including but not limited to:Hay Operations:?? – Operate and maintain records for field irrigation?? – Oversee the seeding and fertilizer program to maintain hay pasture health?? – Maintain and service all hay equipment as well as make repairs as needed?? – Cut, bale, stack & market hayAnimal wellbeing and care:?? – Oversee the health of ranch horses including feeding, grooming, and shoeing?? – Oversee summer steer program?? – 700-800 steers brought in for summer grazing, coordinate loading/unloading and manage the herd while onsiteHuman Resources:?? – Plan and direct the activities of ranch employees?? – Facilitate employee orientation, development & safety trainingOperations:? This is a working ranch manager position and the manager must be able to perform physical, strenuous work alongside other employees?? – Coordinate and manage purchasing materials & equipment?? – Inspect and maintain all ranch buildings, roads, and fences?? – Maintain financial, operational, production and employment records?? – Interact with owner?s family use of ranch and prioritize their enjoyment of the ranch?? – Demonstrate and implement safety techniques with all ranch employees?? – Work with owners to build procedures and systems to increase revenue and control expenses?? – Assist in forest maintenance and reforestation?BENEFITS:?Nice House, Work Vehicle, Health Insurance Allowance?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.??To be considered for this position, please refer to the Job Order # and contact:Eric HansenHansen Agri-PlacementP.O. Box 1172Grand Island, NE 68802Phone: firstname.lastname@example.orgApply for this job.