Ranch Employee Job Description
Hall, MT – located an hour from Missoula, Butte, and Helena
About Skinner Ranch:
Skinner Ranch Seedstock is a family owned and operated purebred ranch. It is primarily a purebred cow/calf operation that utilizes irrigation to raise hay needed for cattle through the winter. There are three Skinner families involved in the day to day operations of the ranch.
The Skinner ranch is an extremely progressive ranch that utilizes top-of-the-line genetics through intensive AI and embryo programs. Modern and well-maintained equipment are utilized in all aspects of the ranching operation with top-quality buildings and facilities to work in and around. The education and experience of individuals currently involved in the operation is second to none and there is a veterinarian in the family as well. This position offers lots of potential to learn all aspects of ranching and or get involved with a modern, well-run and respected purebred operation.
Immediate opening for a full-time employee/team member.
Applicant should be a mechanical person who is a self-starter and detail-oriented and can operate all types of equipment and should have a positive attitude with long term goals.
Jobs include but are not limited to:
fencing; weed spraying; irrigation (flood, wheel line, pivot, & minimal hand line); haying (swathing, raking, baling, stacking,); farming (plowing, discing, planting); general mechanic work and machine maintenance; cattle work (feeding, calving, checking health, sorting, treatment, heat detection); utilization of four wheelers and motorcycles; welding is a plus
Individual must be able to be able to lift 75 lbs and handle manual labor.
Salary and Hours:
Salary depends on experience (applicant should have a figure in mind when applying-very competitive wages for the right applicant), vacation, housing allowance, health insurance allowance.
Hours will vary by season, but will be 5-6 days a week.
Three references are required.
Send cover letter and resume with three references to firstname.lastname@example.org.