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Ranch Hand

Headwaters Ranch, LLC

Fredericksburg, TX

$13.03 per hour


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Job Description

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Job Duties:
Use heavy equipment and chainsaw to clear brush. Maintain equipment. Vaccinate, brand, work cattle and horses. Ride horse to gather, sort & move cattle. Tend to farm & ranch animals, plant & harvest crops, repair farm structures & fences, clean & maintain animal housing areas & grounds. Perform regular scheduled maint. & simple repairs on related equip, vehicles & ATV/UTVs. Facility maint. (build/repair fences, barns, sheds, water troughs, tanks, ponds, working pends, traps) Operate & repair general farm equip (augers, post hole drivers, chainsaws) Operate cube wagon, keep bulk feeders/creep feeders filled. Perform animal husbandry tasks (birth calves, euthanize downed animals, cosmetic dehorning, group cattle according to age & expected calving dates) Conduct regular pasture/brush management (remove weeds & brush, fertilize native grasses, plant seasonal forage, trim trees, plant food plots) Perform landscaping/lawn care tasks (mow entrances, irrigation repair/main, plant & care for ornamental trees, shrubs & plants) Perform wildlife management (fill feeders, provide counts for wildlife biologists, trap feral hogs & protect cows/calves from predators. Drive trucks and trailers to haul equip., cattle, feed & other supplies. Exposure to extreme temp, repetitive movements, extensive pushing, pulling walking and frequent stooping Must be able to lift and carry 100 lbs frequently Must pass employer paid post hire drug test Must pass employer paid post hire background check Transportation provided to jobsite from central location
Job Classification:
45-2093.00 - Farmworkers, Farm, Ranch, and Aquacultural Animals

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:
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Special Requirements:
Experience as working with cattle
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Work Schedule (Start/End time):
9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Headwaters Ranch, LLC
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Telephone Number:


216 Headwaters Rd, Fredericksburg, TX 78624

Job Order Details

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Raises and/or bonuses may be offered based on work performance, skill or tenure.
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