Experienced Horse Caretaker / Ranch Hand needed in Hockley, Texas

Mallard Lake Detox Center, LLC

Hockley, TX
Job Type
Full or Part Time
Based upon experience
Date Posted
February 21, 2021
Housing Offered
5-10 yrs

Responsibilities are as follows:

* Animals

  • Feed animals and clean stalls
  • Manage and stock inventory of animal feed, hay, supplements, supplies, etc
  • Monitor health of animals, address issues, and contact vet as needed
  • Keep detailed electronic records of animal count and health
  • Ensure protection of animals in extreme weather conditions

* Property and Equipment

  • Build, monitor for damage and maintain fences, nursery, shelter, and water systems
  • Clean and maintain in good condition facilities, equipment and tools
  • Keep electronic inventory of equipment and tools
  • Purchase supplies and equipment as needed and approved
  • Maintain roads and property clear and in general good condition

* Qualifications and Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience handling farm animals and doing general ranch work
  • Eligible to work in the United States
  • Pass a background check and periodic drug tests
  • Speak English
  • Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Able to perform outdoor manual labor on a daily basis regardless of weather
  • Operate ranch equipment and perform general maintenance
  • Build and maintain fence and water systems
  • Basic handyman skills
  • Valid driver’s license with a good driving record

Farm currently houses, 3 horses, 1 donkey, 7 goats and chickens.


To apply, forward bio & resume to our email address.

[email protected]

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