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Sheep/goat Handlers

James Jones Livestock LLC

Robert Lee, TX

$13.88 per hour


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Temporary Seasonal Position: Sheep/Goat Handlers | SOC Code: 45-2093 All applicants must be able, willing, qualified to perform work described & must be available for entire period. James Jones Livestock LLC, Robert Lee, TX, Coke Possible shift: 8:00AM-5:00PM. 40+ May be possibility of weekend work. Crops: Sheep, Goats. Duties may include: Feeding animals grain and hay, checking water tanks and fences - performing maintenance and repairs where necessary. Make feed using wheat, hay, and grain harvested on the farm for the animals. Caring for wheat, hay, and grain crops as necessary in the form of general field maintenance, irrigating, and cultivating/clearing soil. Sorting sheep and goats to and from corrals and pastures to assist with shearing, tagging, vaccinating, de-worming, loading/unloading trailers, potential driving of feed trucks, tractors, ATV's, and skid steers & other related Sheep/Goat Handlers activities as per SOC/OES 45-2093 ( Must have 2 months Livestock exp.Static strength; exert max muscle force to lift, push, pull, unload, carry objects up to 40lbs; may climb, walk, stand, reach, balance, sit, stoop, bend, squat, wash, clean: equip, grounds, area.40lbs. Tools supplies and equipment provided at no cost to worker. Employer guarantees 3/4 of contract. Work outdoors, exposed to weather, hot or cold; hrs may vary (+/-); possible downtimes and/or extended hrs. Dependable: fulfill obligations. Attn. to detail: complete work tasks. Employer provided housing available to those who cannot reasonably return to their residence within the same day. No cell phone use during work hours. Must be 18 years of age. Drug/alcohol/tobacco free work zone. Worker has 3 days from date of hire to show legal authorization to work in the United States. Cash advances may apply at employer discretion.
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

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Must be 18 years of age. Must show proof of legal authorization to work in the United States. Drug/alcohol/tobacco free work zone. Perform physical activities: such as lift, balance, walk, stoop, handle, position, move, manipulate materials use static strength to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, carry objects up to 40lbs. All applicants must be able, willing, qualified to perform work described and must be available for the entire period specified and work throughout all areas of intended employment.
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8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
James Jones Livestock LLC
San Angelo, TX 76901
Telephone Number:


850 Paint Creek Loop, Robert Lee, TX 76945

Job Order Details

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Additional Wage Information:
High wage offer of $16 an hour. DOE.
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