Offering a position on our Ranch as Beef Cattle Herdsperson. Duties will include working closely with our cattle and helping in calving, cattle health and care, treatment of cattle as needed, processing calves, weaning, pasture work and fencing of cattle. We have a huge amount of wilderness range (unfenced pasture) to monitor and this is done on horseback. As such, horse experience is required as well as being very comfortable around the cattle on foot. An education in ranching or sustainable ranching may be required and wilderness experience is a definite asset. Horse experience will be required and any education in ranching or sustainable ranching may be required.
Applicants will need to work some weekends and be available for night checks during calving season. If you love being close to big cities this is not the job for you. Must be able to live in rural and isolated area and are in close contact with the employer and family. Experience with driving truck and stock trailer an asset. Applicants need to be open to criminal check because of living conditions and have good references. 1- 2 years experience as a minimum. English speaking ranch.
Wages negotiated periodically dependent on performance of employees.
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