Help needed at Family-owned Farm / Ranch near Fairfield, Montana ~ Couples welcome

Filled / Expired

Tony Clark

Email
Email Address Hidden
Phone
Phone Number Hidden
Location
Fairfield, MT
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
Competitive
Date Posted
February 9, 2022
Housing Offered
Yes
Experience
0-2 yrs

Family-owned and operated farm/ranch near Fairfield, Montana is seeking a long-term employee to work alongside owners and our other long-time employees. We raise 2,000 acres of irrigated malting barley, some winter wheat, and hay along with a 400-head cow/calf operation.

JOB DESCRIPTION: Will perform a wide variety of farm & ranch tasks including irrigating, haying, fencing, farming, working cattle, calving, completing general maintenance & upkeep, operating farm and heavy equipment, and other related activities. Duties and hours will vary by season. Husband/wife team applicants are encouraged to apply.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must have a valid driver's license, some farm and/or ranch experience, or other experience demonstrating an aptitude for ranch work. These qualifications are preferred:
  • Operation of all kinds of farm equipment to include those with GPS and auto-steer
  • Semi-truck driving
  • Center pivot and wheel line irrigation systems maintenance and repair knowledge
  • Mechanical knowledge for vehicle, tractor and other equipment maintenance and repair
  • Welding skills
  • General carpentry skills
  • Knowledge of cattle health and handling

OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Applicant must:

  • Be able to learn, listen and follow directions
  • Be self-starter and able to work without direct supervision
  • Be able to work well with others
  • Be willing to work flexible hours, days and weeks. Work will typically be Monday through Friday with an occasional Saturday but will be 7 days a week during harvest, seeding and calving
  • Be able to communicate to include asking clarifying questions
  • Be honest and take responsibility for mistakes

WAGES: Entry wage DOE. Other benefits include housing, paid utilities, seasonal bonus, work tuck, and more.

APPLICATION: Submit a letter of interest, a resume detailing experiences related to the qualifications and requirements noted above to our email address; or mail hard copies of the same to: Tony Clark, 367 1st RD SW, Fairfield, MT 59436

Email
Email Address Hidden

Phone
Phone Number Hidden

Posted In
, , , , , , , , ,

Want ranch & farm jobs delivered to your inbox every Monday?