Job Code: 
2335
Intro
Number of Vacancies: 
1
Job Posting Length: 
Four weeks
Availability: 
Canadian Workers or Permanent Residents
Business Operation: 
Cow Calf & Backgrounding
Occupation: 
Beef Cattle Hersdperson
Employment Terms: 
Permanent (year round)
City: 
Minton
Provincial Area: 
Saskatchewan
Employer
Employer Info: 

Living Sky Beef located near Minton Sask.  

Wage and Benefits
Wage Rate: 
Negotiable
Wage Info: 
Dependent on Experience
Worker Accommodation: 
Will help locate
Experience and Education
Driver's License (required): 
5
Education: 
Basic
Job Experience: 
2-3 years
Job Duties
Livestock: 
Beef cattle
Cow/Calving
Calves
Yearlings
Crop harvest: 
Alfalfa/Hay
Farm Machinery: 
Farm Machinery
Haying machinery
Fencing
Ranch Feeding Equipment
Swather
Baler
Equipment Maintenance
Duties: 

Full time person required as soon as possible.  Position open to Canadian applicants or those with Permanent Residency only.   

Job Description: 

Living Sky Beef is a progressive beef cattle operation located in Southern Saskatchewan, near Minton. Our business includes a commercial cow/calf herd, replacement heifers, small backgrounding feedlot and custom baling operation.

We are looking for a full-time beef cattle herdsman who can assist us in managing our beef cow/calf herd year-round, maintaining our 7000 acres of grazing and pasture land as well as work with our feeding and baling operation.

Duties will include feeding cattle and calves, operating/maintaining farm machinery and infrastructure, assessing herd health, identifying and treating cattle with health problems and maintaining livestock health records. Processing (vaccine and health programs) of new cattle. During the spring and summer months include grazing management and movements, overseeing calving, and cutting hay/operating the baler and maintaining farm infrastructure.  

The successful candidate must have previous experience with beef cattle. They must also have the ability to work well with others or on their own. Long hours are required during certain seasons, but flexible in others. This position is physically demanding and requires a love of working in the outdoors.

We offer excellent working conditions with the opportunity to learn and develop skills, but require our team to be reliable and self motivated.  

We will assist the successful candidate to locate accommodations/housing in the area.   

Wages commensurate with experience. Start date as soon as possible.

How to apply: 

Send resumes directly to employer by email:  leanne@livingskybeef.ca

 

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