Experienced Ranch Hand wanted for family ranch in Montana

Posted in ,, on September 18, 2018

Holden Land & Livestock, LLC

Email

[email protected]

Phone

406-690-4042

State

Worden, MT

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

DOE

   

Description :

Experienced Cow Hand Wanted For Family Ranch.

Family cow/calf and yearling operation in search of a long term ranch hand. We run about 750 cows and 650 yearlings. We practice low stress cattle handling. We do not farm or put up hay, with that said we are rehabilitating old hay fields back into native pasture and should be completed in a few years. We have high quality and dependable equipment. Very good fences and a top of the line water system. You will be working lots of days alongside of owner. Located one hour NE of Billings, MT

Skills:

  • Strong work ethic
  • Must be willing and capable of manual labor
  • Work well in a team setting as well as independently
  • Self-motivated
  • Honest
  • Dependable
  • Cattle doctoring (should be able to spot and doctor a sick animal)
  • Safely operate a variety of equipment
  • Must be willing to learn
  • Truck Driving (CDL preferred)
  • Mechanical and welding skills a plus

Duties would include:

  • Fence repair and replacement
  • Feeding
  • Water system maintenance and repair
  • Basic auto and equipment maintenance
  • Calving heifers
  • Hauling hay
  • Property upkeep
  • Weaning calves
  • Moving and processing cattle

Compensation:

  • Housing (no smoking, pets negotiable)
  • Essential utilities (propane, electricity, land line phone)
  • Beef
  • Work Truck
  • Pay DOE

Years of Experience preferred: 5 yrs

NO smoking in trucks, equipment, buildings or house

Pets and horses negotiable

Resume and references required please also include personal/family bio.

Contact:

406-690-4042

[email protected]