Stocker Cattle Manager needed in Paris, Kentucky ~ $60k-$70k

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Integrity Land and Cattle, LLC

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Location
Paris, KY
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
$60,000-$70,000 Depending on Experience
Date Posted
January 17, 2022
Housing Offered
Yes
Experience
5-10 yrs

Integrity Land & Cattle, LLC is a beef stocker operation located in Paris, Ky. This unique area is known for the livestock that is produced from the forages grown on a limestone based soil coupled with 50 plus inches of moisture annually. We are situated in the heart of beautiful, bluegrass horse country. We operate by purchasing high-risk, light weight bull calves from local markets and grow them into 900 lb. yearlings using rotational grazing along with a liquid distillers from the local bourbon distilleries. We currently market around 8,000 yearlings directly from our farms to feed yards. The fragmentation and terrain of our land lends itself to get most tasks done efficiently by the low stress use of trucks and feed tractor and not by horseback

This position is for overseeing the daily care of approximately 1,700 head of stockers and is primarily a sole management position for the daily operations. Seasonally additional management and labor will be sourced as needed.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides for daily management of cattle including:
  • Care and health of cattle
  • Sorting and shipping of yearlings
  • Record-keeping of health treatments and inventory
  • Management of Rotational Grazing
  • Maintain and improve facilities
  • Machinery operation-feeding
  • General farm/ranch responsibilities

Requirements:

  • 5-10 years of experience in managing cattle
  • Passion for cattle and grazing
  • Calm demeanor with cattle and people
  • Clean and Organized
  • Responsible and works well by themselves
  • Exemplifies Good Attitude and work ethic with livestock and people
  • Enjoys working in fast paced environment

Salary/Benefits:

  • $60,000-$70,000 Gross compensation package (depending on experience) that includes:
  • Family Housing-Newer 4 bedroom, 3 bath, brick home located on 430 acres within 15 minutes from Lexington, KY
  • Farm truck provided for daily management of cattle
  • 1 week paid vacation per year with increase after 2 years
  • Continuing Education

To apply: Forward bio & resume to our email address.

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