Job Posted February 1, 2024

Number of Vacancies:

Job Posting Length:
Five weeks

Canadian Workers or Permanent Residents

Business Operation:

Farm Worker

Employment Terms:
Permanent (year-round)

City: Medicine Hat

Provincial Area:
Southern Alberta

Marketed to:
Male or Female


Employer Info:
Short Grass Ranches is a 70 year old family owned and operated business.  As the operation evolves, we need an additional team member to join us in the challenging and rewarding agricultural industry.   Short Grass Ranches is located 8 miles N.E. of Medicine Hat.

We have many long-term employees and are looking for someone to take a role on our team.  Jobs/role in this diverse operation will depend on skill set and will change throughout the year/seasons.

It is of great value having team members who can step into all/different roles as needed.  The ideal (but not limited to) candidate for this position would have an interest and experience to focus more on the farming side of our operations.  Class 1 is definitely an asset, but not required.


Wage and Benefits

Wage Rate:
Competitive Wages

Wage Info:
Dependent on Experience


Experience and Education

Driver’s License (required):
5 (drivers abstract required) Class 1 preferred


Job Experience:
2-3 years

Job Duties


Farm Machinery:
Haying equipment.  Tractors.  Front end loaders.  Farming equipment.


Job Description:



Heavy equipment operation –


Applicants must have


Short Grass Ranches is located 8 miles from Medicine Hat.  A work rotation schedule allows for weekends off during the winter feeding period.  We offer a benefits package and wages will be based on experience.

Operations consist of 7000 HD backgrounding feedlot, 1200 HD cow calf operation, irrigated and dry land farming.

Short Grass Ranches was built on old fashioned values of hard work, honesty and integrity which continues today along with creating a safe and rewarding work environment for its employees.

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