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333 Ranch

Elko, Nevada

Job Type Full Time

Cow-calf operation located in Elko County, Nevada seeking an experienced Cowboy/Ranch Hand. This is a full-time year-round position.

  • Must be skilled with all aspects of cow-calf operation including but not limited to - cattle handling, identifying and treating sick, injured or stressed animals; gathering cattle, sorting pairs, doctoring when needed, vaccinating, processing and shipping calf crop and cull cattle, branding, pregnancy testing and calving.
  • Ability to monitor and manage proper pasture rotations, grazing, range management, etc. Will be responsible for moving cattle from one pasture/range to another.  Cattle work is done using both horses and 4-wheelers, whichever is the most efficient for the job.
  • Feeding hay in the winter and supplements as needed.
  • Wil be responsible for repairing pasture and range fences, corrals and equipment.
  • Monitor, maintain and repair wells and stock water lines as needed.
  • Operate ranch machinery including backhoe, tractor, bale processor, etc.
  • The position includes detailed record-keeping and is responsible for maintaining accurate herd health and inventory records for standards of Verified Natural and GAP 4. This includes current inventory of cows, calves and bulls, seasonal bull turnout and calving dates, death loss, treated/sick cattle, hay feeding records, etc.

Qualifications

A minimum of 3 years cow-calf experience and extensive hands-on experience in ranching and grazing management. Knowledge of and compliance with the record keeping of BQA “ Beef Quality Assurance” program, GAP 4 programs and Verified Natural principles is required. The ideal candidate must be a self-starter with the ability to work independently as well as with others and have experience with range mountain and forage conditions of the intermountain west. Good communication and paperwork skills. Proficient in using Microsoft Excel, Word and submitting all weekly reports as required. Must be a US citizen or possess a current green card.  Valid driver’s license with a clean record. Smoking is prohibited on the ranch property. No drugs, no heavy drinkers and no drinking on the job. Applicants should submit a detailed work history and references.  Starting salary is commensurate with experience.  Housing on the ranch and company vehicle is provided.

HOW TO APPLY

Send resume with detailed work history along with a minimum of three (3) referencesto Traci@333ranch.com. Equal opportunity employer. To learn more visit online at www.333ranch.com.

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