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General Ranch Worker

Silver Spur Operating Company, LLC

Encampment, WY



Recruitment Information

Job Description

Full Time:
Number of Workers Requested:
Job Duties:
One temporary position opening. $11.63 per hour + free housing. A signed contract may be required. ¾ time guarantee. Work tools, supplies and equipment will be provided at no cost to the worker. Transportation & subsistence expenses to worksite provided by employer or paid by employer upon completion of 50% of the work contract. Must be able to ride horses and/or ATV in order to move the livestock safely. Must have 3 months' experience and provide (1) reference from previous employer with knowledge of applicant's skills. Must be able to lift 75 pounds. Attend to livestock--feeds and waters livestock by tractor and/or team on range or at ranch headquarters--calving, maintaining cattle herd health. Builds & cleans corrals. Wean calves, vaccinations and pregnancy check cows. Moves livestock to pasture for grazing. Assist with castration of livestock, and identification marking. Maintain all fences, corrals, cabins, buildings, range improvements, and livestock equipment used for proper cattle management. Cleans livestock stalls and sheds, using disinfectant solutions, brushes and shovels. Must have knowledge of building and repair of fence, irrigation knowledge and management, planting, cultivating and harvesting hay for livestock. Light Mechanical skills preferred. Maintain ranch buildings. Maintain equipment in a working condition and observe safe practices. Assist with the shipping of cows and calves. Longer hours (night shifts during calving) and more days (up to 7 days per week) may be required when feeding cows supplemental rations, calving season, irrigation and haying season. Workers must be willing and able to perform all duties according to the employer's requirements during the contract period. Workers will be expected to work in conditions normally associated with Wyoming climatic conditions, which may include, at times, dusty conditions, wind, etc.
Job Classification:
45-2093 - null

The job/industry classification and description includes general information on the position from ONET/OES and the North American Industry Classification System. Please review Job Duties and Job Order for more information.

Job Requirements

Experience Required:
Months of Experience Required:
Special Requirements:
If related experience is older than 2 years, a second reference will be required from a previous employer with knowledge of applicant's skills
Number of Hours Per Week:
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Employer Information

Company Name:
Silver Spur Operating Company, LLC
Encampment, WY 82325
Telephone Number:


141 CR 648, Encampment, WY 82325

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
Multiple Worksites:
Additional Wage Information:
$11.63 per hour + housing at no cost to the worker-- wages to be paid 2x per month
Date Posted: