Farm & Ranch Manager needed at Progressive Cattle Operation in southeastern Nevada ~ $60k-$85k

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Location
Southeastern Nevada
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
DOE ($60k-$85k) + housing, truck, etc.
Date Posted
June 16, 2022
Housing Offered
Yes
Experience
5-10 yrs

Progressive cattle operation in Southeastern Nevada is seeking a proactive and results-driven Farm & Ranch Manager to be responsible for managing cattle, personnel, land, capital, machinery, and all other resources to produce high quality Angus cattle.

This is a full-time, fast-paced position that will conduct the day-to-day operations and oversee long-term planning of a 600 head cow-calf and registered herd. The position requires a broad skill set with knowledge and recent experience with cattle as well as farming.

Responsibilities include:

  • Management of 600+ pairs, bulls, and replacement heifers.
  • Execute and oversee breeding program of commercial herd and A.I. of registered herd
  • Keep accurate, detailed records on cow herd, bulls, breeding program, calving, treated/sick cattle, antibiotic inventory, purchases, etc.
  • Manage feed program and grazing, irrigation, farming and activities associated with baling hay
  • Supervise full and part time employees, seasonal labor and day help
  • Communicate with absentee owner on a consistent basis and submit weekly reports

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years recent cow-calf experience involving day-to-day cattle operations and at least 3 years employee supervision.
  • Must have experience with hay production including running pivots, irrigation, operating hay and farm machinery
  • Must be knowledgeable in herd health and nutrition at all stages of cattle production.
  • Strong knowledge of proper medications for cattle. Skilled at branding, vaccinations, castrating, and ability to evaluate and implement cattle health requirements.
  • Strong knowledge of registered cattle and A.I. programs preferred
  • Excellent communication skills, effective written and oral communication skills, be detail-oriented and proven management skills.
  • Must know how to use a computer and submit reports via Microsoft Excel, Word and email programs.

Housing on site (3 bedroom) is provided along with a company truck and trailer for work use. Please note, the ranch property, housing and company vehicles are a smoke-free environment. Use of tobacco products, including e-cigarette, are prohibited.

TO APPLY:

Email resume and references to our HR Manager.

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